America: The Making of a Nation (Hardcover)

The Making of a Nation

By George Grey, Sally Launder (Illustrator), Michael Woods (Illustrator)

Little, Brown Young Readers, 9780316031707, 30pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008



AMERICA takes a fresh and compelling look at the birth of our nation, with lavish illustrations and interactive novelty spreads on every page.
Revealed through the lens of an anonymous journal, readers will take a chronological journey through watershed moments of American History. From the Founding Fathers' signing of the Declaration of Independence through current events of the 21st century, AMERICA offers an in-depth look at the making of our nation in an accessible volume that will speak to readers of every age.
Chockfull of innovative novelty components, including lift-the-flap postcards, removable song lyrics, and even a foldout replica of the Declaration of Independence, AMERICA offers readers a captivating exploration of the ideals and values our nation was built upon.

About the Author

Charlie Samuels has written many books about American and world history for young readers.