Barack Obama: son of promise, child of hope

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,
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c2008.
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English
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Barack Obama is the story of an exceptional man, as told by Nikki Grimes and illustrated by Bryan Collier, winners of the Coretta Scott King Award.Ever since Barack Obama was young, Hope has lived inside him. From the beaches of Hawaii to the streets of Chicago, from the jungles of Indonesia to the plains of Kenya, he has held on to Hope. Even as a boy, Barack knew he wasn't quite like anybody else, but through his journeys he found the ability to listen to Hope and become what he was meant to be: a bridge to bring people together. This is the moving story of an exceptional man, as told by Nikki Grimes and illustrated by Bryan Collier, both winners of the Coretta Scott King Award. Barack Obama has motivated Americans to believe with him, to believe that every one of us has the power to change ourselves and change our world.
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subject_facet African American legislators -- Biography, African American legislators -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Legislators -- United States -- Biography, Legislators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Presidential candidates -- United States -- Biography, Presidential candidates -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Racially mixed people -- United States -- Biography, Racially mixed people -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
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