Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1993 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 198 pages
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The intriguing story of Eleanor Roosevelt told by an award-winning author traces the life of the former first lady, from her early childhood through the tumultuous years in the White House to her active role in the founding of the United Nations after World War II. 140 photos.
 

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I think this is an educational, informative, and inspiring book. It would give readers a great chance to get to know the life story of Eleanor Roosevelt, not just her life as a first lady but a ... Read full review

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I did not realize that I knew so little about Eleanor Roosevelt. I am so amazed by her now. Picked this book up at the book fair at my kids' school. It is an easy nonfictional read; it reads a bit like a newspaper. I hope that I can get Ella to read this book. Read full review

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VIII
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Russell Freedman has received nearly every children's literature award, including the Newbery Medal, several Newbery Honors, and the Sibert Medal, as well as a National Humanities Medal and the May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award. He lives in New York City and travels widely to research his books.

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