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Exploring the white house : inside America's most famous home / Kate Andersen Brower.

Brower, Kate Andersen, (author.). Hom, Jennifer, (illustrator.). Fehr, Molly, (cartographer.).

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  • 16 of 21 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library J975.3 B (Text) 39493110014661 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062906410
  • ISBN: 0062906410
  • Physical Description: 230 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Quill Tree Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 208-212).
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue: the most famous house in the country -- On the job: working in the White House -- True professionals: loyalty to the First Family -- Understanding the past: race and the White House -- Safety first: secrets of the Secret Service -- There's no place like home: moving day -- Dinner is served: dining at the White House -- A unique role: America's First Ladies -- First children: growing up at the White House -- Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!: pets in the White House -- Things that go bump in the night: White House ghosts -- Epilogue -- White House timeline -- Questions to get you thinking -- Presidents and First Ladies.
Summary, etc.:
Andersen Brower shares a special inside look into the most famous home in America--and the lives of hardworking staff members and first ladies who've maintained it.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Subject: White House (Washington, D.C.) > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Staff > Juvenile literature.
Household employees > Washington (D.C.) > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
Presidents' spouses > United States > Juvenile literature.
Children of presidents > United States > Juvenile literature.
Washington (D.C.) > Buildings, structures, etc. > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Informational works.

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