Barack

Paperback | September 21, 2010

byJonah Winter

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This is a journey that began in many places.

It began in Kansas, home of Barack’s mother.

It began in Africa, home of Barack’s father.

It began in Hawaii one moonlit night, the night that Barack was born.

Sometimes it was a lonely journey.

Sometimes it was an enchanted journey.

But throughout this most unusual ride, this boy often wondered:

Who am I?

Where do I belong?

Jonah Winter and AG Ford re-create the extraordinary story behind the rise of America’s first African-American president, Barack Obama, in this stunning picture book.

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This is a journey that began in many places.It began in Kansas, home of Barack’s mother.It began in Africa, home of Barack’s father.It began in Hawaii one moonlit night, the night that Barack was born.Sometimes it was a lonely journey.Sometimes it was an enchanted journey.But throughout this most unusual ride, this boy often wondered:W...

Jonah Winter grew up in Dallas, Texas, and saw JFK on November 22, 1963, moments before he was assassinated. Mr. Winter is the author of many celebrated biographies for young readers, including theNew York TimesbestsellingBarack, also illustrated by AG Ford;You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?!;Dizzy; andFrida.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:September 21, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061703966

ISBN - 13:9780061703966

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