Discover the strength and intelligence of our second First Lady with this biography that looks on the interesting and dynamic life of Abigail Adams. Learn interesting facts about this independent woman's life, from her unusual upbringing, through the American Revolution, and her husband's presidency. With a more complex story plot, character development, and difficult sentence structure make this beginner chapter book excellent for practiced readers.
When Abigail Adams was born, women were expected to be just wives and mothers. But Abigail turned out to be so much more. Read all about the fascinating life of our nation's second First Lady -- a woman who helped shape the early history of the United States.
Patricia Lakin, a former elementary school teacher and an award-winning author, has written more than fifty published works. Her books, both fiction and nonfiction, span multiple age groupsfrom toddlers to middle graders. Patricia lives in New York City with her husband, Lee Koenigsberg. They have two grown sons, Aaron and Benjahmin. When not reading, writing, or researching, she can be found traveling with Lee to far-off places in the world.