Barack Obama (Paperback)

United States President: Updated and Expanded

By Roberta Edwards, Ken Call (Illustrator)

Grosset & Dunlap, 9780448452340, 64pp.

Publication Date: January 8, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover, Japanese (1/20/2009)
Paperback, Spanish (1/1/2009)

List Price: 5.99*
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Spring '09 Kids List

“This revised edition gives even more information on President Obama in plain, simple terms that young readers can understand. I highly recommend this title.”
— Denise Evans, Pyramid Books, Boynton Beach, FL
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On November 4, 2008, Barack Obama made history with his election as the first African-American President of the United States. Now our bestselling reader, Barack Obama: An American Story, has a post-election subtitle and is a third longer, including new information on the campaign and election as well as new photos. It?s the perfect book for primary graders who want to know all about the 44th president.

About the Author

Roberta Edwards lives in New York, New York. Ken Call lives in Northbrook, Illinois.