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Children's LiteraturePresident Kennedy's life highlights this nonfiction picture book. The book is part of Pebble Book's "First Biographies" series. Each set of pages presents a visual timeline of Kennedy's life, and the pictures and text further illustrate each significant point. Readers can see pictures of Kennedy as a boy, a Navy hero, and a politician. The pictures and visuals act as keys to understanding the text, so beginning readers can follow the story. In the process, the reader learns about the contributions Kennedy made in his brief lifetime. The book provides a glossary, book references, and Internet site for further exploration. In terms of curriculum studies, this volume can be used for units regarding American history, biographies, or presidents. Overall, this highly visually arranged book provides a glimpse into the life of a man who helped change American history. 2004, Pebble Books/Capstone Press, Ages 5 to 7.