Ben Franklin: His Wit and Wisdom from A-Zby John O'Brien, Alan Schroeder
Benjamin Franklin devised armonicas and bifocals, helped bring us the Constitution and signed the Declarion of Independence, and even experiment with electricity and invented the Franklin stove. He amassed enough noteworthy acccomplishments to cover the entire alphabet from A to Z. This nontraditional tribute has information about a Founding Father who was as amusing as he was amazing.
"O'Brien...creates busy, vibrant and captivating spreads that children will love poring over."
Meet the Author
John O'Brien is a cartoonist whose work appears in The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and other publications. He is also the illustrator of many children's picture books. He lives in New Jersey.
Alan Schroeder is the author of acclaimed books such as Ragtime Tumpie, which was an ALA Notable Children's Book, and Minty, an ALA Notable Book and a TIME Magazine Best Children's Book of the Year. He lives in Alameda, California.
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