The I Know America series offers young readers a special way in which to learn about the history of our country. Each book in the series explains the origins of things that are distinctly American, using folklore, popular culture, and history as a rich a fascinating background.
Has our flag always had thirteen stripes with stars in the canton? Who started the idea of Memorial Day? Where did the symbole of Uncle Sam come from? These are just a few of the questions that are explained in this unique series.