Lincoln's Little Girl: A True Story
During the presidential campaign of 1860, 11-year-old Grace Bedell wrote to Abraham Lincoln and suggested that he grow whiskers, thinking that the beard would increase his chances for election. In this unique biography, the author has uncovered original letters and newspaper accounts that add to this small but inspiring piece of history.
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Wonderful insight by a young Julie Taft who along with her little brothers were best friends with the president's children. Julie herself became very close to both the president and his wife. This ... Read full review
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Grace Bedell writes to Lincoln on October 15 1860