A biography of the great Civil War president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, including illustrations of people, places, and artifacts of the times.
Tanya Lee Stone has received many awards and honors for her books, including an NAACP Image Award for?Courage Has No Color,?a Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal for?Almost Astronauts, and a Golden Kite Award for?The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie. Her articles and reviews have appeared in?School Library Journal,?The?Horn Book Magazine,?and The?New York Times.?She is best known for her passion for telling little-known or unknown true stories of people who have been missing from our histories. Stone went to Oberlin College and now teaches writing at Champlain College.