First Ladies Set 1

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A first lady is a role model for the women of her time. For generations, women have faced the demands of this position with courage and strength. The First Ladies series follows each woman's life from childhood to the White House and beyond. Colorful photographs and easy-to-read text guide readers through each first lady's challenges and triumphs. Sidebars and a timeline give historical context to the stories of these incredible women.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
First Ladies Set 1 (9 titles)
Barbara Bush 4.4
Betty Ford 5.2
Dolley Madison 4.9
Eleanor Roosevelt 4.9
Grace Coolidge 4.9
Hillary Rodham Clinton 5.2
Jacqueline Kennedy 4.7
Lady Bird Johnson 4.6
Martha Washington 4.4
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF007120, JNF007130
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Biographies, History
Copyright 2008
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2007-09-01
ISBN 9781599287898, 9781617848131
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 921
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Features Reviewed
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First Ladies Set 1 – School Library Journal

These brief biographies begin with each woman’s childhood, college life, and meeting her husband. . . . They delve into their professional and personal lives. . . . The author then describes the role each woman played in her husband’s political life, including campaigning and promoting her own issues, such as literacy and health care. Each text attempts to be balanced and includes difficult periods in these women’s lives. . . .