Take the Lead George Washington
By Judith St. George. Illustrated by Daniel Powers. ISBN 978-0-14-751446-2. Softcover with 46 illustrated pages. Copyright 2005.
Washington grew up wanting to be a proper Virginia gentleman, like his brother Lawrence - until he got the chance to go on a wilderness trip as a surveyor's assistant. This inspirational biography of the childhood years of the first U.S. president is the illustrated version of that life-changing adventure.
A Turning Point Book for grades K-4.