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Barack Obama, a Biography for Children
by Sam Chekwas
Born to an African father and American mother Barack Obama, the kid with the difficult name and foreign upbringing rose to become the 44th president of the United States of America. In kindergarten he once wrote an essay titled: I want to become president... he campaigned hard and in the process united the whole world. He gave us beautiful slogans such as "Yes We Can" but ...more
Paperback, 32 pages
Published February 9th 2009 by Enaz
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The appeal of any president is found within a child. For young readers, I think they would see the importance of reading about their own president regardless of the thoughts of others. As the years go by, people will continue to have their own perspectives, so why not let the children judge for themselves? Giving them the chance to read about their president and know more about modern day news is something I think the schools need to do a lot better on. Growing up, I never knew what was going on ...more