Big George
by Anne Rockwell

Big George: How A Shy Boy Became President Washington
by Anne Rockwell
illustrated by Matt Phelan

Washington was a shy child, had a bit of a temper, and hated fighting, yet he grew to become a leader in the Revolutionary War and our country because of his strong sense of duty and honor.

Written in a conversational tone, this readable title includes large dramatic illustrations that are full of emotion.

Interest Level:    Grades 1-4

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