The Flag We Love#10th Anniversary Edition

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Charlesbridge, Jul 1, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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This spirited tribute to Old Glory will inspire readers, young and old, to take a new look at the greatest emblem of the United States of America. With patriotic verse and historical facts, THE FLAG WE LOVE explores how our flag has become an enduring part of our nation's proud history and heritage. From its earliest designs to its role in peace-time and war, the Star-Spangled Banner will take on a whole new meaning for all readers. The bold, rich illustrations by Ralph Masiello highlight significant points in history, as well as commonplace moments of American life, when our flag symbolizes the people and ideals of the United States of America.

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User Review  - Liz - Goodreads

First of all, let me say that this is a beautiful book. The colors are deep and rich. Each two-page spread has a four line poem about a particular historical aspect of the flag or a way in which the ... Read full review

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User Review  - James Vickery - Goodreads

This book is all about he American flag. The book tells about he flag in ways that you would never think of. The book talks about our flag as a symbol of the past, present, and the future. The book gives much history about the flag and the many uses of our country's flag. . Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Pam Mu¤oz Ryan is a native of California. She received her bachelor's and master's degrees at San Diego State University and she worked as a bilingual teacher and an early childhood administrator before dedicating herself full-time to writing. She wrote her first book at the age of 32 at the encouragement of a friend. She has written many picture books for young children and novels for older students. Pam lives in California with her husband and four children. She often speaks at schools and conferences about writing and literacy.

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