A Story For All In Kids’ Book About Lincoln

Source: NPR's Weekend Edition Saturday

Date: 2009-01-17

Abraham Lincoln is the subject of a whole new flood of biographies, studies and appreciations as we approach the 200th anniversary of his birth. There are also many books for children, including Stand Tall, Abe Lincoln by Judith St. George and illustrated by Matt Faulkner.

Host Scott Simon speaks with Weekend Edition’s ambassador to the world of kiddie literature, Daniel Pinkwater, about this story of President Lincoln’s childhood.