Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin

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Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin

Format:  School and Library,

40 pages

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Publish Date: Sep 2012

ISBN-13: 9780803737495

ISBN-10: 0803737491

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"Electric Ben" is now a 2013 Boston Globe-Horn Book Nonfiction Book Award Winner, a Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book, a Horn Fanfare Book, and a Robert F. Sibert Honor book
"a true standout...bright, witty, informative and cleverly organized as the man himself." - "The New York Times"
A true Renaissance man, Benjamin Franklin was the first American celebrity. In pictures and text, master artist Robert Byrd documents Franklin's numerous and diverse accomplishments, from framing the Constitution to creating bifocals. The witty, wise, and endlessly curious Franklin is the perfect subject for Byrd's lively style and vibrant art. The pages pulse with facts, quotes, and captions, while the inventive design and intricately detailed illustrations make a striking tribute to the brilliant American.

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Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Publish Date: Sep 2012
ISBN-13: 9780803737495
ISBN-10: 0803737491
Format: School and Library
Number of Pages: 40
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.1
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 9.5 x 12.75 x 0.5

Awards and Recognitions

  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, 2013 (United States)
  • American Library Association Notable Books for Children, 2013 (United States)
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards, 2013 (United States)
  • NCTE Orbis Pictus Award, 2013 (United States)

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Electric Ben is now a 2013 Boston Globe-Horn Book Nonfiction Book Award Winner, a Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book, a Horn Fanfare Book, and a Robert F. Sibert Honor book!

“a true standout…bright, witty, informative and cleverly organized as the man himself.” – The New York Times

A true Renaissance man, Benjamin Franklin was the first American celebrity. In pictures and text, master artist Robert Byrd documents Franklin's numerous and diverse accomplishments, from framing the Constitution to creating bifocals. The witty, wise, and endlessly curious Franklin is the perfect subject for Byrd's lively style and vibrant art. The pages pulse with facts, quotes, and captions, while the inventive design and intricately detailed illustrations make a striking tribute to the brilliant American.

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