American HeroBook - 2017
Rookie Biographies offer an in-depth look at some of the most influential and interesting people in history. They might be innovative artists, like Maurice Sendak, or groundbreaking athletes like Muhammad Ali. Maybe they are ordinary people who do extraordinary things, like Alexander Hamilton. No matter what his or her story, the inviting text and exciting photos of these beginning biographies make exploring these fascinating people approachable and fun.
Fascinating Fact: Hamilton was born in the island of Nevis in the West Indies. He grew up very poor and became an orphan at 13. After that, he had to take care of himself.