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A time to act : John F. Kennedy's big speech

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"Acclaimed author Shana Corey and New York Times Best Illustrated artist R. Gregory Christie deliver a fresh look at Kennedy, underscoring the greatness and fallibility of our leaders and how each one of us, no matter who we are, have the power to make adifference. With quotes from JFK's speeches, detailed back matter, and a thought- provoking author's note, this biography offers a sensitive account of a tumultuous time in history and compelling questions about effecting positive change today"--

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New Rochelle Public Library J B KENNEDY (Text)
Juvenile Biography
31019155986584
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780735842755 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0735842752 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 53 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: [New York] : NorthSouth, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 52) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"Acclaimed author Shana Corey and New York Times Best Illustrated artist R. Gregory Christie deliver a fresh look at Kennedy, underscoring the greatness and fallibility of our leaders and how each one of us, no matter who we are, have the power to make adifference. With quotes from JFK's speeches, detailed back matter, and a thought- provoking author's note, this biography offers a sensitive account of a tumultuous time in history and compelling questions about effecting positive change today"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
850L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 5.2 0.5 0.5 189548
Subject: Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 > Juvenile literature.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 > Influence > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government > 1961-1963 > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government > 1945-1989 > Juvenile literature.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963. > Juvenile literature.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 > Influence. > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century. > Juvenile literature.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American. > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States. > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government > 1961-1963. > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government > 1945-1989. > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Political.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Social Activists.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.

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