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This humorous and factual history of five lads who grew up to become Founding Fathers brings the early days of American history to life with sass and substance, in Lane Smith's inimitable style.
ALA Notable Book, Horn Book Fanfare Award, NYT Notable Book, Booklist Editors Choice, School Library Journal Best Book of the Year, Publisher's Weekly Best Book of the Year, Child Magazine Best Book of the Year
"I was amazed that Weston Woods was able to animate all the textures and 18th Century-style inklines that I created for the book. It's the book literally coming to life. And the Beatles-esques music is a hoot!" - Lane Smith, author/illustrator
"This whimsical title proves that history can indeed be fun." - Booklist
featuring a winning Beatles-esque soundtrack
(this) is an entertaining children's title that could easily spark discussion about
these American legends. Recommended." - Video Librarian