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By Patricia Tauzer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Inspiring biography has bold, realistic artwork.

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Though there are many JFK books out there, this is among the best for young readers. The writing is personal and friendly, and the stories are clearly told with enough detailed information to make this a serious biography. It follows the chronological path of Kennedy's life but focuses more on the things about him, as a boy and man, that made him an admirable political leader.

All this is enriched by the wonderful artwork of A.G. Ford. From the smiling face of JFK on the cover to the vibrant, engaging, full-page illustrations inside, the art adds to the historical truth of the story. Both kids and parents will take away something hopeful.

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