Maira Kalman Author and illustrator
Nancy Paulsen Books/Penguin, New York, 2012, English
Fiction, Children’s
ISBN: 9780399240393

From the Publisher. Abraham Lincoln is one of the first giants of history children are introduced to. But who was he, really? The little girl in this book wants to find out. Among the many other things, she discovers our 16th president was a man who believed in freedom for all, had a dog named Fido, loved Mozart, apples, and his wife’s vanilla cake, and kept his notes in his hat. From his boyhood in a log cabin to his famous presidency and untimely death, Kalman shares Lincoln’s remarkable life with young readers in a fresh and exciting way.

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