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The Resource So you want to be president?, by Judith St. George ; illustrated by David Small

So you want to be president?, by Judith St. George ; illustrated by David Small

Label
So you want to be president?
Title
So you want to be president?
Statement of responsibility
by Judith St. George ; illustrated by David Small
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This new version of the Caldecott-winning classic by illustrator David Small and author Judith St. George is updated with current facts and new illustrations to include our forty-second president, George W. Bush. Hilariously illustrated by Small, this celebration by St. George shows us the foibles, quirks and humanity of forty-two men who have risen to one of the most powerful positions in the world
Summary
Presents an assortment of facts about the qualifications and characteristics of U.S. presidents, from George Washington to Bill Clinton
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001
  • Caldecott Medal, 2001.
  • Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Children's Nonfiction, 2003.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 3-5, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2000
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 3-6, 2002.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 2001.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
099116
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
St. George, Judith
Dewey number
973./09/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Small, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
So you want to be president?, by Judith St. George ; illustrated by David Small
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The original 2000 edition of this book was awarded the Randolph Caldecott Medal"--Colophon
  • Art techniques used: Lively caricatures in the style of political cartoon characters created in pen and ink, watercolor and pastels
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm54544042
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
Rev. and updated ed.
Extent
52 pages
Isbn
9780399243172
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004004464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)54544042
Label
So you want to be president?, by Judith St. George ; illustrated by David Small
Publication
Note
  • "The original 2000 edition of this book was awarded the Randolph Caldecott Medal"--Colophon
  • Art techniques used: Lively caricatures in the style of political cartoon characters created in pen and ink, watercolor and pastels
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm54544042
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
Rev. and updated ed.
Extent
52 pages
Isbn
9780399243172
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004004464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)54544042

Library Locations

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