Daily Archives: February 15, 2010

Presidents for Kids

In biographies for children, presidents are great even before they become president.

That is from Cate Plys and Robert Leighton’s Slate piece in which they point out the tendency for young reader presidential biographers to go the hagiographic route.  Be sure to check out their slide show with quotes from kid versus adult bios. (Thanks to Debbie Reese for the link.)

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