Barack Obama

Barack Obama

Son of Promise, Child of Hope

Book - 2008
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Nikki Grimes's lyrical text and Bryan Collier's distinctive collages tell the inspirational story of Barack Obama. Raised in Jakarta and Hawaii, Obama has become a force for social change. Like JFK and Martin Luther King, Obama is a link in the long chain of people who have fought so that the United States fulfils the promises upon which it was founded. Just as the baton has been passed to Obama from previous leaders, Obama is already a role model for the young people who will one day assume the mantle of leadership.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2008.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781416971443
1416971440
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) :,colour illustrations ;,27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Collier, Bryan - Illustrator

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kathy7777
Dec 21, 2015

Really refreshing the way the author mixed the telling of Barack's life and a little boy and his Mom. Delightful

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