"A richly illustrated and well-researched history..."
-- Starred review, School Library Journal
"Solid storytelling meets sound history."
-- Publishers Weekly
"A superb children's book - attractive and historically accurate."
-- U.S. Senator Paul Simon (IL)
"...it is not just another illustrated children's book. an accomplished
artist and writer, Ms. Harness melds these talents to tell the story
of Mr. Lincoln's rise to greatness in a manner that touches the soul
and engenders a healthy interest amoun young readers in the history
ouf our country during those tragic years."
-- Edwin C. Bearrs, Cheif Historian Emeritus
National Park Service