Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1993 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 198 pages
36 Reviews
The intriguing story of Eleanor Roosevelt told by an award-winning author traces the life of the former first lady, from her early childhood through the tumultuous years in the White House to her active role in the founding of the United Nations after World War II. 140 photos.
  

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I liked the fusion of photographs throughout the book. - Goodreads
I enjoyed the pictures a lot. - Goodreads
It is relatively short and easy to read. - Goodreads
The first way was with detailed characterization. - Goodreads
Great book, lots of pictures. - Goodreads
The pictures are also supportive. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Minji Cho - Goodreads

I think this is an educational, informative, and inspiring book. It would give readers a great chance to get to know the life story of Eleanor Roosevelt, not just her life as a first lady but a ... Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Sophia Ungar - Goodreads

I enjoyed the pictures a lot. I think it's not so well written that I would read it again cover to cover, but it was interesting knowing about her whole life, not just what she was famous for. Read full review

Contents

I
1
II
5
III
23
IV
47
V
63
VI
77
VII
97
VIII
115
IX
127
X
147
XI
169
XII
185
XIII
193
XIV
194
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Russell Freedman has received nearly every children's literature award, including the Newbery Medal, several Newbery Honors, and the Sibert Medal, as well as a National Humanities Medal and the May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award. He lives in New York City and travels widely to research his books.

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