Betsy Maestro





Betsy Maestro

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Before beginning her career in children's books, Betsy Maestro was a teacher. Her first book with Giulio Maestro was A Wise Monkey Tale published in 1975, and since then they have collaborated on more than one hundred books. Their on-going American Story series began with the highly acclaimed The Discovery of the Americas and continues to help young readers understand and appreciate our nations history.

The Maestros live with two cats and a goldfish in a converted cow barn in Old Lyme, Connecticut.


Average rating: 3.87 · 602 ratings · 177 reviews · 49 distinct works · Similar authors
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 122 ratings — published 1994 — 9 editions
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How Do Apples Grow?
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4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 1992 — 7 editions
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A More Perfect Union: The S...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 1987 — 9 editions
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Coming to America : The Sto...
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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The Story of the Statue of ...
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 1986 — 5 editions
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The Discovery of the Americ...
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 1991 — 8 editions
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Liberty or Death: The Ameri...
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Exploration and Conquest: T...
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 1994 — 5 editions
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The Story of Religion
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3.58 of 5 stars 3.58 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1996 — 3 editions
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Struggle for a Continent: T...
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3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
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