Dear Mr. Washington
Dear Mr. Washington
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Dear Mr. Washington

Written by Lynn Cullen & illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
Published by Dial Books for Young Readers
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Based on the true story behind Gilbert Stuart’s famous portraits of Washington, this funny historical read will leave rascals, ruffians, and troublemakers of all ages laughing. Charlotte, James, and baby John have promised to be on their very best behavior for when George Washington comes to have his portrait painted by their father, Gilbert Stuart. But, it seems like every time George Washington comes to visit, Charlotte has to write another apology letter, even when they try to follow George Washington’s Rules of Good Behavior. If these whippersnappers want any dessert, they are going to have to learn some manners—and fast! What results is a hilarious chain of events, a giant mess…and a painting that will be remembered for centuries to come.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780803730380
    Publication Date
    January 8, 2015
    Page Count
    32
    Reading Age
    5 - 8 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0803730381

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