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Nagelhout, Ryan

Summary: Donald Trump's path to the presidency is unlike any other in the nation's history. Before Trump's stunning rise to the presidency, he was a businessman and hotelier. After a million-dollar loan from his father, he got his own business off the ground and invested in casinos, hotels, and other real estate like golf courses. With unique biographical content and a timeline of his life, readers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 TRU

Barber, James

Summary: Presents highlights from the lives of the presidents and their wives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Presidents

Brenner, Martha.

Summary: Frontier lawyer Abraham Lincoln cures his absent-mindedness by placing letters, court notes, contracts, and his checkbook in his tall black hat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1994

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2 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE BRE

Freedman, Russell.

Summary: Photographs and text trace the life of the Civil War President.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 1987

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 LIN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 LIN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 LIN

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB LINCOLN FRE

Brenner, Martha.

Summary: Abraham Lincoln, one of our greatest presidents, started out in life as an absent-minded frontier lawyer. How did he nudge his memory? He stuck letters, court notes, contracts, and even his checkbook in his trademark top hat. When he took off his hat, it was all there!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1994

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE BRE

Harness, Cheryl

Summary: Introduces the lives of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and First Lady Eleanor, distant cousins who married in 1905 and helped guide the country during the Depression and the second World War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2004

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Sherman, Jill

Summary: "On June 16, 2015, Donald Trump announced his candidacy for president of the United States. The celebrity businessman and reality TV show host went on to win the presidency in 2016. Trump has led a varied career, from his many business enterprises to his role as host in the reality TV show The Apprentice. As chairman of The Trump Organization, his net worth is estimated at more than $4 billion....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 TRU

Moberg, Julia.

Summary: Fascinating and sometimes mysterious collection of presidential pets combined with fun poetry and facts about the US presidents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Imagine! Publishing/Charlesbridge 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973 MOB

Corey, Shana

Summary: "Acclaimed author Shana Corey and New York Times Best Illustrated artist R. Gregory Christie deliver a fresh look at Kennedy, underscoring the greatness and fallibility of our leaders and how each one of us, no matter who we are, have the power to make adifference. With quotes from JFK's speeches, detailed back matter, and a thought- provoking author's note, this biography offers a sensitive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NorthSouth 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 KEN

Parker, Philip

Summary: Shares information about each of the forty-five presidents of the United States, from George Washington's role in the American Revolution to Barack Obama's comic book collection.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 PAR

World Book, Inc

Summary: Examines the people who have led the country through times of poverty and prosperity, peace and war. Includes biographical information about every U.S. president and information and photos of every first lady.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 AME

Meacham, Jon

Summary: Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States and one of the authors of the Declaration of Independence. He was also a lawyer and an ambassador, an inventor and a scientist. He had a wide range of interests and hobbies, but his main interest was the survival and success of his country. The audiobook is ideal for those interested in American presidents, biographies, and the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD 921 JEF

Edwards, Roberta.

Summary: "In 1789, George Washington became the first president of the United States. He has been called the father of our country for leading America through its early years. Washington also served in two major wars during his lifetime: the French and Indian Warand the American Revolution"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2009

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Schanzer, Rosalyn.

Summary: Explores how the characters and lives of King George III of England and George Washington affected the progress and outcome of the American Revolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2004

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.3 Schanzer

Schanzer, Rosalyn.

Summary: Explores how the characters and lives of King George III of England and George Washington affected the progress and outcome of the American Revolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2004

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.3 Sch

World Book, Inc

Summary: Examines the United States presidency and its historical importance. Discusses the duties, priviledges, and the broad power of the president. It goes in-depth into the typical, daily life of a United States president.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973 AME

Hinman, Bonnie

Summary: Ivanka Trump has carved a name for herself in the business world and as a political activist assisting her father, President Donald Trump. Ivanka Trump: Businesswoman and Political Activist explores Trump's early life and her successful business ventures. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 TRU

Keating, Francis Anthony

Summary: "The fifth of ten children, George Washington was a dreamer, a hard worker, an athlete, and a peacemaker. By the time he was fifteen he had handwritten for himself the "Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation." These were his rules to live by. He could not have known what his future would hold...and these rules speak to who he was as a boy and a man. Based on this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB WASHINGTON KEA

Summary: "The set examines the United States presidency and its historical importance. Includes biographical information about every U.S. president and information and photos of every first lady. Discusses the duties, privileges, and the broad power of the president, and examines the people who have led the country through times of poverty and prosperity, peace and war"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc., a Scott Fetzer Company 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

2 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.09 WOR VOL 1
Call number: J 973.09 WOR VOL 2

Kent, Zachary.

Summary: Traces the life of the Virginia surveyor, soldier, and plantation owner who became the first president of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1986

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Reston, Dominick

Summary: Explores the forty-fifth American president's formative years, his early career, and the 2016 election campaign that put him in office.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ReferencePoint Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 TRU

Aylesworth, Jim.

Summary: "Rhythmic verse tells the story of Abraham Lincoln's life, from his childhood in the wilderness of Illinois to his famous achievements as president"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 LIN

Kalman, Maira.

Summary: "Sheds light on the fascinating life and interests of the Renaissance man who was our third president"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 JEF

Krull, Kathleen.

Summary: A biography of one of America's greatest presidents, focusing on his use of wit and humor, and his love of language.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Children's Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J973.7 KRU