Excellent, Primary, Childhood and youth, presidents, George Washington
With his father recently passed away, how will young George Washington be able to leave his family to visit his older brother at Mount Vernon? George asks his mother repeatedly for permission to visit his brother, but she says no. While at school, George thinks of several ideas to convince his mother. As he arrives at home at the end of the school day, he comes up with a perfect reason that will let him visit Mount Vernon. The book tells of George Washington’s first victory in a way that readers old and young will enjoy.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
"Childhood of Famous American's: George Washington's First Victory,"
Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. 39
, Article 18.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr/vol39/iss9/18