Reading Into History: Alexander Hamilton: The Outsider

, Tweens (9–12)
Think you know the Founding Fathers? Take a second look with Newberry Honor author Jean Fritz's tween-friendly biography of Alexander Hamilton. As part of the monthly reading program, families can also participate in online discussions with authors, teachers and other families all month long, then convene at the book wrap and share thoughts. They'll also be privy to museum artifacts and documents related to Hamilton's life. Ages 9 to 12.