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Our Abe Lincoln

Our Abe Lincoln

by Jim Aylesworth Illustrated by Barbara McClintock
At last! History you can sing! As the curtain rises in a school auditorium, the audience waits with excited anticipation. Soon, a cast of spirited schoolchildren will portray the life of Abraham Lincoln through a simple, delightful, musical biography.
Jim Aylesworth's rousing original rendition of a Lincoln-era presidential campaign song (sung to the tune of "The Old Grey Mare") will have the youngest children singing history! Barbara McClintock's charming stage sets and exciting presentation make one of America's bravest, kindest, and wisest presidents accessible to the youngest readers. Music included.
5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Biography and Autobiography, Poetry, Songs, Verse

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Jim Aylesworth Children's author Jim Aylesworth uses the elements that kids like in a story, such as loud sounds, rhythms, and rhymes.
Barbara McClintock Barbara McClintock is an internationally renowned author and illustrator of more than 40 picture books. Her most well-known books include "The Gingerbread Man" (written by Jim Aylesworth) and her Adele & Simon series.

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