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Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin

Written & illustrated by Robert Byrd
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Sep 13, 2012
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A true Renaissance man, Benjamin Franklin was the first American celebrity. In pictures and text, master artist Robert Byrd documents Franklin’s numerous and diverse accomplishments, from framing the Constitution to creating bifocals. The witty, wise, and endlessly curious Franklin is the perfect subject for Byrd’s lively style and vibrant art. The pages pulse with facts, quotes, and captions, while the inventive design and intricately detailed illustrations make a striking tribute to the brilliant American.

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Robert Byrd

Robert Byrd has been illustrating children’s books for over thirty years, and his works include the Newbery Medal-winning <i>Good Masters, Sweet Ladies</i>. He teaches illustration in Philadelphia. He lives in Haddonfield, New Jersey, with his wife.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780803737495
Publication Date:
September 13, 2012
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2011050493
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0803737491
Lexile® Level:
NC1050L
ATOS® Book Level:
7.7
Accelerated Reader® Points:
2.0
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
154343
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
MG

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