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Obama: Only in America

Title

Obama: Only in America

Illustrator

Robert T. Barrett

Publisher

Marshall Cavendish

Pages

48 pages

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9780761456414

Genre

biography

Topic

Racial Diversity; Family Relationships; Divorce; Step parent; Biracial; divorced parents; step father; biracial child

Annotation

From birth to election as the first African-American president of the United States, this biography tells the story of Barack Obama through lyrical prose and primary-source quotes from his speeches throughout.

Grade Level

3-5

Family Formation

divorced parents; multi-generational

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Keywords

president; Indonesia; Hawaii; Kenya; Harvard; Chicago; speeches

Item Type

Nonfiction

Format

picturebook

Obama: Only in America

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