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Virginia: An Alphabetical Journey Through History Hardcover – October 1, 2007

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2008 Bronze Medal -- Alphabet/Counting Book --Moonbeam Awards 2008 Finalist -- Children's Non-Fiction --National Indie Excellence Award 2008 Finalist -- Children's Picture Book Hardcover Non-Fiction --National Best Book Award

(Betty) Shepard is a dedicated researcher and an experienced teacher/librarian, who has managed to present an extraordinary amount of a pleasing format that will become a reference book in libraries and classrooms across the country. --Children's Literature

About the Author

Betty Bruce Shepard was born in Richmond and raised in Buckingham County, the geographic center of Virginia. She grew up with a love for the Commonwealth and its history, receiving degree from Mary Washington College and The College of William & Mary. A teacher, librarian, and author of numerous teachers' guides, Betty is married and has two grown children. Illustrator Marsha Lederman, a transplanted Northerner, moved to Virginia after receiving a B.F.A. from Rhode Island School of Design, and established herself as a versatile and highly regarded illustrator and designer. Active involvement in the school experiences of her son and daughter, she developed a deep appreciation of Virginia history. Peter and Cheryl Barnes are Virginia residents and authors of 15 educational books for children.

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Product Details

  • Age Range: 8 and up
  • Grade Level: 3 and up
  • Hardcover: 32 pages
  • Publisher: VSP Books (October 1, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1893622142
  • ISBN-13: 978-1893622142
  • Product Dimensions: 0.5 x 9 x 11 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,568,787 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By HistoryBuff on January 26, 2009
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A terrific book for kids of all ages interested in American History generally and Virginia History in particular. Illustrations carry you back in time to some of America's most memorable people, places and events. Congratulations to everyone involved in this masterpiece !
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By BOBBY on November 3, 2014
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