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Don't Know Much About the Presidents

Don't Know Much About the Presidents

by Kenneth C. Davis Illustrated by Pedro Martin

Did George Washington really chop down the cherry tree? How was James Madison a father if he didn't have any children? Where in the White House did William Howard Taft get stuck?

Hail to the Chief! The commander in chief is the leader of our nation the president of the United States. Here's your chance to learn about the presidents' inaugurations and important political achievements, as well as their nicknames, hobbies and even what kind of foods they did (and did not) eat. Discover how life in the White House has changed, and the diverse ways the First Ladies helped America.

Best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis packs fan facts and coot quotes into his signature question-and-answer format. Detailed timelines make it easy to follow the major landmarks in American history. Presidential portraits and humorous illustrations make the design very inviting.

Who knows? After you learn so much about the presidents, maybe you'll want to run for office someday, too!

7, 8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 2 - 5
Guided Reading
HarperCollins Publishers
Number of Pages

About the Author and Illustrator

Kenneth C. Davis Kenneth C. Daivis is the author of The New York Times bestselling "Don't Know Much About" series for adults. Dubbed the " King of Knowledge" by, he lives in New York City and Vermont with his wife and their two children.
Pedro Martin

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