Matching the great story are outstanding illustrations from former Disney artist John W. Ewing.
The author, Robert L. Bloch, as given us a very nice story about a young boy and his best friend, Abe Lincoln when they were attending school as young men.
I've always enjoyed reading about history and I really like books that stimulate the same interests in my children.
Sam Harding new Abe Lincoln when he was a boy living in Pigeon Creek Indiana. Sam and Abe went to school together, fished together, explored caves together, and played games... Read morePublished on February 8, 2012 by tvtv3
'My Best Friend, Abe Lincoln' is a children's book (ages 5-8) that creates a fictional account of the adventures of Abraham Lincoln and his best friend as a child in southern... Read morePublished on January 4, 2012 by DWD's Reviews
In 1820, Sam Harding and Abe Lincoln forged a strong friendship, based on their love of learning and of the outdoors. Read morePublished on December 29, 2011 by Sue Morris from Kid Lit Reviews
Abe Lincoln was not always a President! And author Robert Bloch reminds us of this in this cute book about Abe Lincoln's youth in My Best Friend Abe Lincoln: A Tale of Two Boys... Read morePublished on November 26, 2011 by R S Cobblestone
'My Best Friend, Abe Lincoln: A Tale of Two Boys From Indiana' is a great book for young kids to learn about one of the United States' greatest Presidents and so much more!! Read morePublished on September 20, 2011 by Dan McKinnon
Mr. Bloch and Mr. Ewing seamlessly interweave fact and fiction into this captivating adventure that not only brings a child's perspective to a well-known figure, but also sends a... Read morePublished on August 30, 2011 by M. B. Ansbro
(special thanks to the author for sending me a review copy!)
Logically, famous historical figures, like everyone else, must have a childhood. Read more
I've always enjoyed reading about history and I really like books that stimulate the same interests in my children. Read morePublished on July 31, 2011 by Julia Flyte
In school, one of the hardest things to do is get children to relate to historical figures. Most of the books that are available talk about the person as an adult and about their... Read morePublished on July 31, 2011 by CandysRaves (and Rants)