GEORGE WASHINGTON’S ARMY AND ME by Michael Dooling. Picture Book; Grades 2-6
A poignant story told through the eyes of a young boy and based on letters and diaries of people who marched with the Army.
Paperback book, 34 pages
About the Author: Michael Dooling is well known for his dramatic and historically accurate illustrations. Michael Dooling is the illustrator of over sixty-five books and the author of five including Young Thomas Edison, that School Library Journal said, “Belongs in every library.” The Great Horseless Carriage Race and George Washington’s Army and Me, both written and illustrated by Michael, have been considered for major Hollywood Motion Pictures. Horn Book praised his work as “noteworthy—and handsome—examples of the illustrator as historian.” In 2013, Michael was selected to a Top Ten List of Great Author Visits by the Pennsylvania School Library Association.