Of thee I sing: a letter to my daughters
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Contributors:
Long, Loren, illus.
Published:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2010.
ISBN:
9780375835278 (hardcover) :, 037583527X (hardcover), 9780375935275 (lib. bdg.), 0375935274 (lib. bdg.)
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 6 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
830L
Status:
1st Floor- Children's Books
j179 OBA
Description
Former president Barack Obama delivers a tender, beautiful letter to his daughters in this picture book illustrated by the award-winning Loren Long (Otis) that's made to be treasured!

In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits of these heroes within his own children, and within all of America’s children.
 
Breathtaking, evocative illustrations by award-winning artist Loren Long at once capture the personalities and achievements of these great Americans and the innocence and promise of childhood.
 
This beautiful book celebrates the characteristics that unite all Americans, from our nation’s founders to generations to come. It is about the potential within each of us to pursue our dreams and forge our own paths. It is a treasure to cherish with your family forever.
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Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 6, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
830

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"In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits of these heroes within his own children, and within all of America's children"--Book jacket.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Obama, B., & Long, L. (2010). Of thee I sing: a letter to my daughters. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Obama, Barack and Loren, Long. 2010. Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Obama, Barack and Loren, Long, Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Obama, Barack., and Loren Long. Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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