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The Girl Who Sculpted Abraham Lincoln

Story Stats

Rating: 5
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5, 6
Page count: 6



Appeared in

Cricket Magazine Vol 48, Num 5, Feb 2021

Story Summary

Timothy Tocher once again proves himself the king of children's biography with this engaging and informative biography of Lavinia Ream who, at sixteen, convinced Abraham Lincoln to sit for her and whose sculpture of Lincoln now graces the Capital Rotunda.