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The Superlative A. Lincoln

Written by Eileen R. Meyer & illustrated by Dave Szalay
Published by Charlesbridge
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Tallest, wisest, most studious—Lincoln was simply superlative! Get to know the personal side of Honest Abe (his LEAST FAVORITE nickname) through fresh and funny poems expressing his superlative nature. Abraham Lincoln is famous for many extremes: he was the TALLEST president, who gave the GREATEST SPEECH and had the STRONGEST conviction. But did you know that he was also the MOST DISTRACTED farmer, the MOST TALENTED wrestler and inventor, and the CRAFTIEST storyteller?

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Book Topics › biography
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Book Topics › America
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Dave Szalay

Dave Szalay is an illustrator, teacher, and graphic designer with a deep interest in history. While researching this book, he tried to find personal details that would humanize Lincoln—like his love of cats. Dave, his wife, and their own cats live along a stream that runs through the nearby Cuyahoga Valley National Park in Ohio.

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Eileen R. Meyer's Book Dedication

For my superlative husband, Keith

Dave Szalay's Book Dedication

For my wife, Krista, and my boys, Alex and Matt— who are the best

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Book Details

Publication Date:
November 5, 2019
Text Details:
Display type set in Realist by Graptail. Text type set in Old Forge by HBI at Aah Yes Fonts.
Illustration Details:
Illustrations and hand-lettering made digitally on a 24" HD Wacom Cintiq using Adobe Photoshop.
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