A really cute story based on actual letters written in 1860. An eleven-year old girl's suggestion helped Abraham Lincoln win the election! Vocabulary: railsplitter, whiskers, suggestion.
A boy is inspired to learn more about Abraham Lincoln since they share a birthday as well as other characteristics. Vocabulary: beanpole, signature.
A great one for animal lovers! This book is based on stories told by friends and family of Abraham Lincoln, and although their accuracy cannot be verified, there seems to be a consistency showing Lincoln's care for animals. Vocabulary: cruelty, pardon.
I love Eyewitness Books. Definitely above my daughter's level, but it's so packed with pictures that it hardly matters. My daughter had fun flipping through the pages and laughing at the silly hairstyles! Chester A. Arthur definitely wins the prize for wackiest facial hair!