Story of ____ Biographies
These books tell the life stories of some very interesting and influential people in American history. In a story-telling tone, the books share info about each figure's childhood, growth, main achievements, personal events, and how they spent the last years of their lives. A lot of the info is shared from that figure's perspective, and the interesting text and short chapters make reading about them a joy. Several black and white illustrations and a timeline of each person's life are also included. This is a great way to learn about some inspiring characters. 90-108 pgs, pb.