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Lewis and Clark
A Prairie Dog for the President
Written by Shirley Raye RedmondAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Shirley Raye Redmond
Illustrated by John MandersAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by John Manders


· Random House Books for Young Readers
· Trade Paperback · Ages 5-8 years
· May 27, 2003 · $4.99 · 978-0-375-81120-3 (0-375-81120-6)

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

In 1803, President Thomas Jefferson sends Lewis and Clark out west to explore. He tells them to make maps. He tells them to draw pictures and collect plants. Most importantly, he tells them to send presents! What kind of present is good enough for a president? Beginning readers will truly enjoy reading about this fun and little-known slice of American history.

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Shirley Raye Redmond is an author of numerous books for children, including the Step into Readings Tentacles! Tales of the Giant SquidLewis and Clark: A Prairie Dog for the President, and Fairies! A True Story. She and her husband, former Congressman Bill Redmond, have two grown children.

John Manders has illustrated many picture books including Cowboy Christmas, The Soldiers' Night Before Christmas, and The Navy's Night Before Christmas for Golden Books. He lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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