Benjamin Franklin: Young Printer (Childhood of Famous Americans Series)

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One of the most popular series ever published for young American's, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies - easily read by children of eight and up - today's youngster is swept into history.

A biography of the young Philadelphia printer who grew up to become a world-renowned author, diplomat, scientist, and inventor, and one of the ...

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Overview

One of the most popular series ever published for young American's, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies - easily read by children of eight and up - today's youngster is swept into history.

A biography of the young Philadelphia printer who grew up to become a world-renowned author, diplomat, scientist, and inventor, and one of the founding fathers of the United States.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780020419204
  • Publisher: Aladdin
  • Publication date: 10/28/1986
  • Series: Childhood of Famous Americans Series
  • Edition description: 1st Aladdin Books ed
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 190,079
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Lexile: 560L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 7.60 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Augusta Stevenson was a writer of children’s books and a teacher. She wrote several Childhood of Famous Americans titles, including books about George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Paul Revere, Sitting Bull, Benjamin Franklin, and Molly Pitcher.

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  • Posted September 4, 2013

    This fictionalized account of the childhood of Benjamin Franklin

    This fictionalized account of the childhood of Benjamin Franklin is written in the author's usual lively, readable style. Franklin's achievements are presented in the final chapters . Recommended. 

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2004

    Benjamin Franklin Young Printer

    My favorite character in this book is Ben Franklin because he is smart and because he gets everything right except his mathematics.

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    Posted February 16, 2009

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