One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, the "Childhood of Famous Americans" classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies - intended for children 8-12 - today's youngster is swept right into history. Neil Armstrong focuses on the first man to walk on the moon. 190 pages, softcover.
This series of biographies, longtime favorites of young readers, now add the first new titles in over 20 years. Rich or poor, great American men and women lived out childhoods as vastly different as the adults they became. Here young readers will learn about the early years of the first person to step foot on the moon, a historic feat he described as "one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind".