Veep 2020

It's possible there have been other vice presidential candidates with picture books by and about them that have preceded their candidacy -- but none springs to mind! Here are three recent and upcoming titles by and about Senator Kamala Harris. (And as far as we know, this is still true.)

 

Elissa Gershowitz

Elissa Gershowitz is executive editor of The Horn Book, Inc. She holds an MA from the Center for the Study of Children's Literature at Simmons University and a BA from Oberlin College.

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Tim Sroka

Thank you! I just ordered all, including "Joey," for my three and one half year old granddaughter who has an extremely political mom and dad. One is a local politician, was a presidential appointee and a political advisor, and one who is a political communications director! Our Granddaughter is even named after Frances Perkins who was responsible for our SS System and the first woman appointed to the Cabinet!

Posted : Aug 15, 2020 11:41


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