Viking, 1996 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
In the tradition of her award-winning Emily, two-time Caldecott winner Barbara cooney presents a lively, moving portrait of one of our most beloved First Ladies. With meticulous research and clarity of vision, Cooney recreates the worlds that shaped the life of Eleanor Roosevelt, from the daunting grandeur of a 19th century ballroom to the simple humanity revealed at a Christmas dinner for the poor. Full color.
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kdd026 - LibraryThing
This story of Eleanor Roosevelt tells the truth about her upbringing and all her trials in her life. It was very educational in that it went into detail about how her mother was cruel and her father ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kes030 - LibraryThing
I love this book! Its about Eleanor Roosevelt's childhood and a great book to get students interested in history! I remember loving this book so much growing up and its very inspiring. Read full review