Tag Archives : American History

Celebration of the Statue of Liberty


Today I have a book that is a celebration of the Statue of Liberty.  Well, actually it’s more than that.  It is a recognition of how the statue represents a woman who is not content to sit idly by as immigrants come in.  She is compelled to reach out to the sea to bring in these huddled masses.  This book…

History of American Presidents


It is important to have a book about the history of American Presidents in your home.  I also keep reference books about global history as well as a great kid’s atlas.  These are perfect for not just inquisitive minds but also when a discussion at home turns to events/places in which your familiarity may be waining or when a report…