My Name Is Not Alexanderby Jennifer Fosberry, Mike Litwin
Who is your hero?
Alexander takes a rip-roaring historical adventure! Through his imaginative journey, Alexander discovers how great men become heroes: the roughest rider can be surprisingly gentle, a strong leader is also the most peaceful, and sometimes, being brave about what makes you different will not only
Just How Big Can a Little kid Dream?
Who is your hero?
Alexander takes a rip-roaring historical adventure! Through his imaginative journey, Alexander discovers how great men become heroes: the roughest rider can be surprisingly gentle, a strong leader is also the most peaceful, and sometimes, being brave about what makes you different will not only help you break records, but inspire others.
Join Alexander as he learns how these remarkable men changed the world and encouraged him to find the hero within himself.
"Clever text and exuberant illustrations makes this book a perfect way to introduce kids to historical figures."
-Deborah Underwood, New York Times bestselling author of The Quiet Book
Recognition for My Name Is Not Isabella:
• National Parenting Publications Gold Award
• Gold Moonbeam Children's Book Award
• Silver ForeWord Book of the Year Award for Picture Books
• Gold Independent Publisher Book Award
• Amelia Bloomer List
Praise for the award-winning My Name Is Not Isabella
"Perfect for kids who are constantly imagining what they want to be when they grow up."
- Publication date:
- Sold by:
- Barnes & Noble
- NOOK Book
- File size:
- 3 MB
- Age Range:
- 4 - 7 Years
Read an Excerpt
"Good morning, Alexander," the father said. "It's time for breakfast, and then let's play ball."
"My name is not Alexander!" said the little boy.
"Then who has been sleeping in my son's bed?" asked the father.
"I am THEODORE, the greatest, grandest president who ever was!"
"Well, Theodore, PARK yourself here and SAVE your ENERGY for today's game."
Meet the Author
Mike Litwin is an award-winning illustrator who combines oil glazing, color pencil, collage, and other mixed media to create scenes that serve the imagination and education of children.
Jennifer Fosberry is a science geek turned children's book writer. Until recently, she worked as a project manager in Silicon Valley in the high-tech electronics field. She currently divides her time between the San Francisco Bay Area and Costa Rica with her husband and three children.
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What a cute book with many different people that ALexander pretends to be. Love it!
This book is adorable, but it is not formatted like "My Name Is Not Isabella." It just not in landscape format, does not have a "Read To Me" option AND is not a nookbook with the beautiful pictures filling up the screen. It's more like a regular nookbook with the pictures small and at the bottom of the page. Total disappointment. Still a great book, but not what I expected AT ALL!