America’s Symbols, Landmarks, and Inspiring Words
Sheila Keenan (illustrations by Ann Boyajian)
Who was the first person to pass through Ellis Island? How did the Liberty Bell get cracked? What does the Statue of Liberty’s crown represent? And just who is Uncle Sam?!? With lively prose and sprightly illustrations, O, Say Can You See? can help you with school reports and planning next summer’s family vacation. For example, before you plead with mom or dad for permission to skip the elevator back down the Washington Monument, wouldn’t it be nice to know that there are a whopping 896 stairs to take?!?