404127: Andrew Jackson Andrew Jackson
By Rick Burke / Heinemann Raintree School

What would it have been like to be friends with Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States? Read this book in the American Lives series to get to know Andrew Jackson and learn more about his life. 32 pages, paperback. Grades 3-4.

57441: Andrew Jackson: Young Patriot Andrew Jackson: Young Patriot
By George Edward Stanley / Simon & Schuster Trade Sales

The Childhood of Famous Americans series chronicles the early years of famous American men and women in an accessible manner. Each book is faithful in spirit to the values and experiences that influenced the person's development. History is fleshed out with fictionalized details, and conversations have been added to make the stories come alive to today's reader, but every reasonable effort has been made to make the stories consistent with the events, ethics, and character of their subjects.

This biography of the seventh president of the United States is the fascinating story of how one young man overcame the odds, became a military hero, and rose to the highest office in the land. Illustrations. Ages 8-12.

Preview the Amazon books using the links below.

Andrew Jackson ,1000 Readers
by Carole Marsh (selected pages)

Andrew Jackson and His Family, Paper Dolls
by Tom Tierney (selected pages)

An Interview With Andrew Jackson
by Ruth Smalley (selected pages)

Andrew Jackson, Profiles of the President
by Barbara A. Somervill(selected pages)

Andrew Jackson, Presidential Leaders
by Carol H. Behrman (selected pages)

Andrew Jackson, Weekly Reader
by Monica Rausch (selected pages)

Andrew Jackson , Seventh President of the United States
by Megan M. Gunderson(selected pages)

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