Top 10 George Washington Books

    I Am George Washington
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    I Am George Washington
    Written by Brad Meltzer & illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos
    A Picture Book of George Washington
    5.3
    02
    A Picture Book of George Washington
    Written by David A. Adler & illustrated by John Wallner and Alexandra Wallner
    Meet George Washington
    5.3
    03
    Meet George Washington
    Written by Patricia A. Pingry & illustrated by Stephanie Britt
    George Washington's Breakfast
    5.3
    04
    George Washington's Breakfast
    Written by Jean Fritz & illustrated by Tomie dePaola
    Dear Mr. Washington
    05
    Dear Mr. Washington
    Written by Lynn Cullen & illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
    Don't Know Much About George Washington
    06
    Don't Know Much About George Washington
    Written by Kenneth C. Davis & illustrated by Rob Shepperson
    George Washington and the General's Dog
    07
    George Washington and the General's Dog
    Written by Frank Murphy & illustrated by Richard Walz
    Big George: How a Shy Boy Became President Washington
    08
    Big George: How a Shy Boy Became President Washington
    Written by Anne Rockwell & illustrated by Matt Phelan
    George Washington's Spy: A Time Travel Adventure
    09
    George Washington's Spy: A Time Travel Adventure
    Written and illustrated by Elvira Woodruff
    The Many Faces of George Washington: Remaking a Presidential Icon (Exceptional Social Studies Titles for Intermediate Grades)
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    The Many Faces of George Washington: Remaking a Presidential Icon (Exceptional Social Studies Titles for Intermediate Grades)
    Written and illustrated by Carla Killough McClafferty

As general of the Continental Army and the first president of the United States, the life of George Washington has been documented, analyzed, venerated, and criticized throughout literature. Fortunately, there are some great children's books for teaching and sharing about the life of George Washington with kids. Here, we've compiled a list of the best kids books about George Washington. Are you looking for a story to read aloud with your child to answer the question, "Who was George Washington?" We've included some fun picture books about George Washington that might be the perfect option, like "A Picture Book of George Washington" and "George Did It." Do you have a reader starting into chapter books who wants to learn more about the first president? Short summary biographies like "I am George Washington" by Brad Meltzer and "Who was George Washington" by Roberta Edwards could be good options. Our list covers three book types: board books, picture books, and chapter books. Board books are best for young readers from babies to toddlers. Picture books are great to read aloud with children from toddler to early elementary age. Chapter books are great for elementary through early middle school tween readers. Enjoy your reading about Washington, and let us know what you would add to the list.

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George Washington's Teeth
Take the Lead, George Washington: An Inspirational Biography of the Childhood Years of the First U.S. President! (Turning Points)
Revolutionary Friends: General George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette
George Washington's Socks: A Time Travel Adventure
George Washington: An American Life
The Story of George Washington
Saint George and the Dragon
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A Parade for George Washington
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The Reluctant Dragon
George vs George
Phoebe the Spy
George Washington -- Soldier, Hero, President
George vs. George: The American Revolution As Seen from Both Sides
My Little Golden Book About George Washington
John, Paul, George & Ben
Meet George Washington
George Did It
Who Was George Washington?
Revolutionary War on Wednesday
Never Caught, The Story Of Ona Judge
Ona Judge Outwits the Washingtons