"David Crockett: Creating a Legend"
by Mary Dodson Wade, illustrations by Joy Fisher Hein
This picture book about Davy Crockett is geared toward ages 5-7, and tells the story about the legend that came to Texas from humble beginnings in Tennessee. This biography introduces young readers to the real person behind the larger-than-life image of Davy Crockett, highlighting the strong character traits of this Texas hero. Although he was a rough-and-tumble frontiersman, Davy Crockett was also a businessman, a U.S. congressman and a freedom fighter who died at the Alamo.
The hardcover book includes beautiful illustrations, a glossary and a timeline of David Crockett's life. The book also includes a reference page that includes other books to read, websites to check and places to visit.
Regular price $16.95 -- special price $5.