George Washington's Birthday: A Mostly True Tale by Margaret McNamaraGeorge Washington's Birthday: A Mostly True Tale by Margaret McNamara

George Washington's Birthday: A Mostly True Tale

byMargaret McNamaraIllustratorBarry Blitt

Picture Books | January 10, 2012

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A perfect picture book biography from award-winning author Margaret McNamara and New Yorker artist Barry Blitt comes this partly true and completely funny story of George Washington's 7th birthday. In this clever approach to history, readers will discover the truths and myths about George Washington. Did George Washington wear a wig? No. Did George Washington cut down a cherry tree? Probably not. Readers young and old who are used to seeing George Washington as an old man, will get a new look at the first president—as a kid. Perfect for classrooms, Presidents' Day, or as a birthday gift.
MARGARET MCNAMARA is the author of How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?, called "illuminating" by FamilyFun Magazine and recommended as "a first-purchase consideration" by School Library Journal, and most recently of The Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot, illustrated by Mark Fearing. She is also the author of the popular Robin Hill Sch...
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Title:George Washington's Birthday: A Mostly True TaleFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:40 pages, 11.25 × 9.38 × 0.32 inPublished:January 10, 2012Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0375844996

ISBN - 13:9780375844997

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