Of Thee I Sing: A Letter To My Daughters
by Barack Obama, Illustrated by Loren Long
Publication Date: Nov 16, 2010
List Price: $17.99
Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
Target Age Group: Picture Book
Imprint: Alfred A. Knopf
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O’Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits of these heroes within his own children, and within all of America’s children.
Breathtaking, evocative illustrations by award-winning artist Loren Long at once capture the personalities and achievements of these great Americans and the innocence and promise of childhood.
This beautiful book celebrates the characteristics that unite all Americans, from our nation’s founders to generations to come. It is about the potential within each of us to pursue our dreams and forge our own paths. It is a treasure to cherish with your family forever.
- Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / General
- Juvenile Nonfiction / History / United States / General
- Juvenile Nonfiction / Social Topics / General