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Lincoln and Kennedy
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Gene Barretta has written and illustrated many award-winning books, including Timeless Thomas: How Thomas Edison Changed Our Lives, the recipient of a Cook Prize Honor from Bank Street College of Education; Neo Leo: The Ageless Ideas of Leonardo da Vinci; and Now & Ben: The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin. He lives in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania. genebarretta.com

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Lincoln and Kennedy is a marvelously original and important book. I can't think of a better way to interest young readers in American history. Thomas Fleming, author of Liberty! The American Revolution" A New York Public Library Notable Best Nonfiction Book For Children An NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Book A Pennsylvania Carolyn W. Field Award Honor Book "Lincoln and Kennedy don't immediately lend themselves easily to a side-by-side picture-book analysis. Kudos to Barretta, then, who is stunningly successful at creating such a book by pausing at key moments of each man's life to see what he's facing and enriching the biography of both by comparison. . . this will obviously catch the eye of social-studies teachers, but the lively illustrations and inviting approach will entice independent readers as well"--The Bulletin "The text reads easily, but it's the cartoonish illustrations--big, bold, and set in cleverly designed pages--that will immediately grab kids' attention. . . Engaging"--Booklist "Lincoln and Kennedy is a marvelously original and important book. I can't think of a better way to interest young readers in American history." --Thomas Fleming, author of Liberty! The American Revolution "Lincoln and Kennedy don t immediately lend themselves easily to a side-by-side picture-book analysis. Kudos to Barretta, then, who is stunningly successful at creating such a book by pausing at key moments of each man s life to see what he s facing and enriching the biography of both by comparison. . . this will obviously catch the eye of social-studies teachers, but the lively illustrations and inviting approach will entice independent readers as well" The Bulletin "The text reads easily, but it s the cartoonish illustrations big, bold, and set in cleverly designed pages that will immediately grab kids attention. . . Engaging" Booklist Lincoln and Kennedy is a marvelously original and important book. I can't think of a better way to interest young readers in American history. Thomas Fleming, author of Liberty! The American Revolution " "Lincoln and Kennedy don t immediately lend themselves easily to a side-by-side picture-book analysis. Kudos to Barretta, then, who is stunningly successful at creating such a book by pausing at key moments of each man s life to see what he s facing and enriching the biography of both by comparison. . . this will obviously catch the eye of social-studies teachers, but the lively illustrations and inviting approach will entice independent readers as well" "The Bulletin" """The text reads easily, but it s the cartoonish illustrations big, bold, and set in cleverly designed pages that will immediately grab kids attention. . . Engaging" "Booklist" "" Lincoln and Kennedy is a marvelously original and important book. I can't think of a better way to interest young readers in American history. Thomas Fleming, author of Liberty! The American Revolution"

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