Hillary Clinton by Michael Burgan
  

Hillary Clinton

Written by Michael Burgan
Illustrated by
Part of the Ignite: Extraordinary Women Series

Synopsis

Hillary Clinton by Michael Burgan

What makes Hillary Clinton extraordinary? Read this book to find out. This title explores her childhood in Chicago, USA, and her education up to her time studying law at US university Yale. We see her success in law and politics, first as a lawyer, then later as First Lady of the United States, and finally attaining political office on her own terms. Read about others' perspectives on her life, how her life is different to women in the past, and how she has broken boundaries as a lawyer, a First Lady, and a politician.

About the Author

Michael Burgan has written numerous books for children and young adults during his nearly 20 years as a freelance writer. Many of his books have focused on U.S. history, geography, and the lives of world leaders. He has also written fiction and adapted classic novels. Michael has won several awards for his writing, and his graphic novel version of the classic tale Frankenstein (Stone Arch Books) was a Junior Library Guild selection. Michael has also worked as an editor at Weekly Reader, the classroom news magazine used in schools across the United States. Michael graduated from the University of Connecticut with a bachelor's degree in history. When not writing for kids, he enjoys writing plays, and his works have been staged across the United States. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with his cat, Callie.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Michael Burgan
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

12th February 2015

ISBN

9781406274011


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