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The White House

The White House

by Ray O'Ryan, Catherine O. Grace
With a forward by Mrs. Laura Bush, and created in collaboration with the White House Historical Association, The White House tells the authoritative story of the building and its inhabitants.

Through fascinating behind-the-scenes glimpses of the White House captured in more than 200 photographs, many of which were taken specifically for the book, and unprecendented personal interviews with the staff so that their faces and voices could be brought to life, weaved together with an engaging narrative that leads the reader through the lifespan of the house, The White House: An Illustrated is an all encompassing look at this famous American landmark.

The author explores the four main roles of the White House:
Ages
11, 12, 13
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Grade Level Equivalent
6.8
Lexile Measure
1010L
DRA
50
Guided Reading
T
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
144

About the Authors

Ray O'Ryan Ray O’Ryan is the author of the Galaxy Zack series and has loved space stories ever since he watched the very first episode of Star Trek. He loves to imagine what traveling across the galaxy might be like and is a bit jealous of Galaxy Zack in this regard. Ray lives in the beautiful Catskill Mountains of upstate New York with his wife and two loveable, zany cats named Stitch and The Way.
Catherine O. Grace

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