Presidents' Day

Arthur Meets the President

By Marc Tolon Brown

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Arthur's essay wins a contest, and he has to read it to the President in a special ceremony at the White House.

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Don't Know Much about the Presidents

By Kenneth C. Davis

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Which president was also a movie star? Readers can learn about the presidents' political achievements, their nicknames, hobbies--even what kind of foods they ate.

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Facts About the Presidents: A Compilation of Biographical and Historical Information

By Joseph Nathan Kane

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Statistics and facta about the presidents. Perfect for answering or making up trivia questions.

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First Ladies

By Amy Pastan

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From Martha Washington to Hillary Clinton, "Eyewitness Books" introduces readers to all of the nation's First Ladies in the White House. Includes illustrations of objects and rare photos that reveal the impact of the presidents' wives on the events during their time periods.

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How the White House Really Works

By George Sullivan

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A behind-the-scenes look at life in the official residence of the president of the United States, describing how the staff and facilities affect his daily life.

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I Grew Up to Be President

By Laurie Calkhoven

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From George Washington to Barack Obama, this child's is a child's perfect introduction to all of the U.S. Presidents. On every spread, readers will learn about the Presidents' childhoods, families, careers, accomplishments in office, and life after the White House. Famous quotes, major events, and fun facts are all included.

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Let's Celebrate Presidents' Day

By Peter Roop

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With a question-and-answer format, this book shares with young readers a history of the holiday and how it is celebrated today. Also includes facts about the White House, the First Ladies, kids in the White House and more.

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Lives of the Presidents: Fame, Shame (And What the Neighbors Thought)

By Kathleen Krull

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Presents the lives of the presidents, focusing on their roles as parents, husbands, pet owners, and neighbors, while also including humorous anecdotes about hairstyles, attitudes, diets, fears, and sleep patterns.
Now fully updated, this entertaining glance at presidential history includes new chapters and artwork for Barack Obama and George W. Bush, along with a fabulous new jacket and refreshed design.
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Our Country's Presidents

By Ann Bausum

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Follows the nation's chief executives through wars, depressions, civil rights movements, and the race to space, giving a sense of each man, his life, and his time.

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Presidential Elections and Other Cool Facts

By Syl Sobel

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This fun-to-read book for young readers presents the legal requirements for electing a president, as spelled out in the U.S. Constitution. Kids also learn about a variety of other political aspects of the government, and how to get involved.

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