Barack Obama

Barack Obama Cover

Barack Obama

Out of Many, One

By Shana Corey; James Bernardin (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Library Binding, 9780375963391, 48pp.

Publication Date: August 11, 2009

Description

A newly updated leveled reader about the first African American president of the United States, for children who are ready to read on their own.
 
A Step 3 Step into Reading Biography Reader about our forty-fourth president, Barack Obama—revised to include an account of his reelection and new photographs! With clear and accessible language, independent readers can learn how the lessons and love from Obama’s mother and grandparents shaped him; how the places he lived influenced him; and how he turned his childhood feeling of being an outsider into a positive driving force that propelled him into the history books!



About the Author
Shana Corey is the author of "Boats "(Step 1), "Monster Parade "(Step 2) and "Paul Revere's Ride "(Step 3) as well as "You Forgot Your Skirt," "Amelia Bloomer," "Milly and the Macy's Day Parade," "Players in Pigtails," and "Mermaid Queen "(Scholastic). She was a "Publishers Weekly "Flying Start Author in 2000. She lives in Brooklyn.