Grandparents Day is this Sunday. Honor them with a gift.
This history book for young readers introduces them to 14 different Presidents of the United States (Coolidge to GW Bush). It teaches how these presidents and first ladies celebrated Christmas in the White House.
Calvin Coolidge lit the first National Christmas Tree near the White House, President Hoover had a fire in his office on Christmas Eve; FDR dramatized the reading of The Christmas Carol for his grandchildren; Eisenhower's granddaughter was born on Christmas Day, Jackie Kennedy took her children for a sleigh ride on the White House lawn, Pat Nixon started the first Gingerbread House tradition in the White House. Enjoy all the stories about presidents at Christmas in this great educational book.
You can be sure it will be a wonderful reading experience! It even includes added notes for parents, teachers and grandparents.
This is the Third Edition of Grandmother Remembers Christmas at the White House by Mary Evans Seeley. 48 pages. Publisher: A Presidential Christmas.