Happy Birthday Abraham Lincoln!

Thursday February 12, 2009 marks Abraham Lincoln’s 200th Birthday!


Why not take some time out and find out a new fact about our 16th President.  The library has many books available for checkout for all reading levels.  Here are some of our favorites:

  • Lincoln, A Biography by Ronald C. White, JR.  [2009]
  • The Eloquent President: A Portrait of Lincoln Through his Words by Ronald C. White, Jr.  [2005]
  • Lincoln’s Last Months by William C. Harris [2004]
  • President Lincoln: The Duty of a Statesman by William Lee Miller [2008]
  • Abraham Lincoln: A Photographic Story of a Life by Tanya Lee Stone [2005]
  • Lincoln, A Photobiography by Russell Freedman [1987, Newbery Award Winner]
  • Abraham Lincoln, The Great Emancipator by Augusta Stevenson [1959]
  • Stand Tall, Abe Lincoln by Judith St. George and Matt Faulkner [2008]
  • Me and Willie and Pa: The Story of Abraham Lincoln and his son Tad by F.N. Monjo [1973]
  • A. Lincoln and Me by Louise Borden and Ted Lewin [1999]
  • A Picture Book of Abraham Lincoln by David Adler and John & Alexandra Wallner [1989]

Many websites are available, many especially for this occasion!

Happy Birthday Honest Abe!!