50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet by Dr. Dennis Denenberg

By Dr. Dennis Denenberg

Anyone could be a hero. that's the important message of 50 American Heroes each child may still Meet, an enticing paintings that, in revealed shape, has knowledgeable and entertained millions of readers national because the yr 2000.

Now in electronic structure, 50 American Heroes each child should still Meetfeatures up-to-date details and a tribute to the heroes of 9-11. The authors indicate that kids a long time 15 and more youthful don't have any reminiscence of that tragic occasion. They assert that it is necessary that each one folks attach the heroism of that day to the wider concept of actual those who, all through our historical past, were heroes. That connection is precisely what 50 American Heroes each child should still Meet provides.

This is an interactive, "kid-friendly" e-book that motivates readers of every age to discover the lives of actual heroes. all of the 50 heroes is brought via an anecdote that highlights the hero's characteristics and lifestyles conditions. In "Power Words," we get to grasp the hero through...

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Many had doubts about their own abilities to make a difference in the world. Read about them. Hear their stories. We've given you a few good books to get you started on finding out more about each of our heroes. Heroes usually seem larger than life. They are so great as to seem almost unreal to us. But all of them are real people. Reading their biographies can help you learn more about their childhoods, their friends and families, their hobbies, and all the other ordinary things that make them just like you.

So God showed George what the peanut was all about. Our previous hero, President Jimmy Carter, and this hero have something in common. Intelligence? Perseverance? Courage? True, but even more significant is -- the PEANUT! People around the world love peanuts. The Chinese use them in lots of different main dishes, like chicken with peanuts. Colonial Americans made peanut soup (try it, you’ll love it). And of course, most of you have probably eaten a zillion peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. Next time you gobble up one of those gooey creations, think of George Washington Carver.

For Mr. Hatton, 45, that meant going into the burning buildings and getting people out. "He didn't have to do that, but that was my husband," Mrs. Hatton said. " Special Agent Hatton was a veteran of the Marine Corps, a volunteer firefighter, and had a wife and four children. He must have been an extraordinary man — fighting fires as a volunteer firefighter, fighting for freedom as a Marine, fighting crime as an FBI agent, and finally, fighting to save lives when it wasn't his responsibility.

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