LIVES OF PRESIDENTS
Fame, Shame (And What the Neighbors Thought)Kathleen KrullIllustrated by Kathryn HewittISBN: 9780547498096Age: 8 – 12Hardcover; $26.50Rights: US, C, OThe president of the United States has always been in the public eye—butdo we know these men as well as we think we do? What were they like asfathers, husbands, and neighbors? What did they do for fun, what weretheir favorite foods, and how did they take care of their hair?
Lives of thePresidents
looks at bad habits, silly nicknames, and strange pets, examining the high points, low points, andtimes in between of each president.The popular
Lives of the Presidents
was originally published in 1998 as part of the successful Lives of . . .series of collective biographies. Now fully updated, it includes new chapters and artwork for Barack Obamaand George W. Bush, along with a fabulous new jacket and refreshed design.
Juanita HavillIllustrated by Anne Sibley O’Brien
ISBN: 9780547481050Age: 5 - 8Paperback & CD, $10.99Rights: US, C, OJamaica wants to shoot baskets at the playground with her bigbrother, Ossie, but he doesn’t want her tagging along. Even whenshe proves she can shoot just as well as the boys, they won’t let herplay, so Jamaica takes to the sandbox to build a big castle. Whenlittle Berto tries to help, he does more harm than good at first, butJamaica knows how it feels to be left out, and she’s willing to let anyone tag along.