Heroes for My Son

Heroes for My Son

Book - 2010 | 1st ed
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When Brad Meltzer welcomed his first child into the world, he started keeping a list of heroes whose virtues and talents he wanted his son to share when he grew up. Heroes for my son is a collection of 52 extraordinary men and women, some celebrated across the globe and some lesser-known, but each in their own right a hero. The book will include short vignettes, quotations, and black and white photos of each hero.
Publisher: New York : HarperStudio, c2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780061905285
Branch Call Number: 920.02 MEL 2010
Characteristics: xv, 111 p. : ill. ; 19 cm


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Dec 02, 2012

This extraordinary book is a collection of short biographies of great people who changed the world. Each biography is short, two pages at most. Many are poignant to the point of bringing tears to your eyes. This speaks well for Meltzer skill as a writer.

And excellent jumping off point for a conversation about heroes with children of all ages.

Sep 09, 2010

Very inspirational

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