Ben Franklin: His Wit and Wisdom from A-Z by Alan SchroederBen Franklin: His Wit and Wisdom from A-Z by Alan Schroeder

Ben Franklin: His Wit and Wisdom from A-Z

byAlan SchroederIllustratorJohn O'brien

Hardcover | January 1, 2011

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Benjamin Franklin devised armonicas and bifocals, helped bring us the Constitution and signed the Declarion of Independence, and even experiment with electricity and invented the Franklin stove. He amassed enough noteworthy acccomplishments to cover the entire alphabet from A to Z. This nontraditional tribute has information about a Founding Father who was as amusing as he was amazing.
Alan Schroeder is the author of acclaimed books such as Ragtime Tumpie, which was an ALA Notable Children's Book, and Minty, an ALA Notable Book and a TIME Magazine Best Children's Book of the Year. He lives in Alameda, California.John O'Brien is a cartoonist whose work appears in The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Washington Post...
Title:Ben Franklin: His Wit and Wisdom from A-ZFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 10.25 × 10.25 × 0.25 inPublished:January 1, 2011Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823419509

ISBN - 13:9780823419500

Appropriate for ages: 6


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"O'Brien...creates busy, vibrant and captivating spreads that children will love poring over."