DIVerse Families
 
Obama: Only in America

Title

Obama: Only in America

Illustrator

Robert T. Barrett

Publisher

Marshall Cavendish

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9780761456414

Pages

48 pages

Genre

biography

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Nonfiction

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

Topic

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

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Family Formation

divorced parents; multi-generational

Keywords

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

Diversity Impact

indirect

Obama: Only in America

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