Star-Spangled: The Story of a Flag, a Battle, and the American Anthem (Hardcover)

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About the Author

Historian Tim Grove has written several books for young readers. His book Star-Spangled was named a Best Book of 2020 by Kirkus Reviews and the Chicago Public Library, and First Flight Around the World was a finalist for the American Library Association’s YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction award. He holds a graduate degree in history and an undergraduate degree in journalism. Grove’s career has included positions at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, National Air and Space Museum, and National Museum of American History. Grove lives in Falls Church, Virginia.

Praise For…

“Grove provides a page-turning narrative that enhances the familiar aspects of this story and fills in those little-known areas… Generous archival illustrations and the rich and varied backmatter make this a boon for fledgling historians. A well-researched and spirited slice of history.”
— Kirkus Reviews

"Beautiful full-color photographs and artwork bring this story to life. . . This is a great addition to collections where American history is a hot item." 
— School Library Journal

Product Details
ISBN: 9781419741029
ISBN-10: 1419741020
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Publication Date: May 26th, 2020
Pages: 176
Language: English