Learn about the life and times of Franklin D. Roosevelt! Full of adventure, this overview of FDR's life will keep kids interested in the massive contribution he had to American society and politics. With explained terms and relatable text, children will receive an interesting introduction to the man who was our most-elected president. Timeline and black-and-white illustrations included. 105 pages, softcover. Ages 7-11.
Although polio left him wheelchair bound, Franklin Delano Roosevelt took office during the Great Depression and served as president during World War II. Elected four times, he spent thirteen years in the White House. How he led the country through tremendously difficult problems, much like the ones facing America today, makes for a timely and engrossing biography.
Margaret Frith lives in New York, New York. John O'Brien lives in Delran, New Jersey. Nancy Harrison lives in Allentown, Pennsylvania.