Ben and Me: A New and Astonishing Life of Benjamin Franklin as Written by His Good Mouse Amos (Paperback)

A New and Astonishing Life of Benjamin Franklin as Written by His Good Mouse Amos

By Robert Lawson

Little, Brown Young Readers, 9780316517300, 114pp.

Publication Date: April 30, 1988

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Description

Ever wonder where inventors get their ideas? As it turns out, the great inventor Benjamin Franklin got his best ideas from a mouse named Amos Funny, interesting and wise, this classic tale has been a favorite for generations. Once you've met Amos and read his account, you'll never think of Ben Franklin-or American history-quite the same way.

Explore this historical time period even further in this new edition of award-winning author Robert Lawson's classic tale, with additional bonus material, including a map of Ben Franklin's travels.


About the Author

Robert Lawson (1892-1957) is one of the greatest names in children's literature. He is the author and illustrator of such classics as Ben and Me, Mr. Revere and I, Mr. Popper's Penguins, and I Discover Columbus. His last completed work was The Big Wheel.
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