Reading/Interest Level: Primary
Author: Julie Murray
Publisher: Abdo Kids
Young children will quickly learn simple but important facts about the White House in Washington D.C. from this book. There is a clear map, showing exactly where Washington D.C. is located. The images of some of the 132 rooms in the white house will fascinate young readers. This book will leave readers with a desire to tour this important building in person, if they haven’t already.
This informational book about the home of America’s president is perfect for beginning readers. There are only one or two simple sentences on each page. The quality pictures on each page spread give excellent clues to the text. The pictures were taken when President Obama was in office. The table of contents, index, and glossary with pictures help young readers easily navigate this book.