My Little Golden Book About the Statue of Liberty (Hardcover)

My Little Golden Book About the Statue of Liberty By Jen Arena, Viviana Garofoli (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jen Arena, Viviana Garofoli (Illustrator)
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Now the littlest readers can learn about how the Statue of Liberty came to beand what it means to people all over the world.

In this engaging book, preschoolers will learn the fascinating story behind the creation of the Statue of Liberty. Simple words and bright artwork bring to life the story of the peoplea professor, a sculptor, a poet, a newspapermanwho helped establish this famous landmark. Little ones will learn that the torch was created first, in time for America's 100th birthday, and displayed in a park. And they'll gain a clear understanding of what the Statue of Liberty has always meant to people around the world. Fun facts, such as how schoolchildren gave their pennies to help pay for the base of the statue, complete this charming nonfiction Little Golden Book.

About the Author

JEN ARENA is lucky to have been surrounded by children's books her entire life. As a teenager, she worked in a bookstore. Then she worked as a children's book editor. Jen wrote the picture book Lady Liberty's Holiday, as well as many other engaging books for children. Visit her at

VIVIANA GAROFOLI has illustrated dozens of children's books for various publishers, including My Little Golden Book About George Washington, My Little Golden Book About Abraham Lincoln, the Level 1 Step into Reading title Ducks Go Vroom, and Barbara Park's picture book, Ma! There's Nothing to Do Here! Learn more about Viviana at
Product Details
ISBN: 9781524770334
ISBN-10: 1524770337
Publisher: Golden Books
Publication Date: May 8th, 2018
Pages: 24
Language: English
Series: Little Golden Book