Colin Powell (Little Golden Book Biographies)

by Frank Berrios (Author) Kristin Sorra (Illustrator)

Help your little one dream big with a Little Golden Book biography about Colin Powell, the first African American US secretary of state! Little Golden Book biographies are the perfect introduction to nonfiction for young readers—as well as fans of all ages!

This Little Golden Book about Colin Powell--the son of immigrants who became a four-star general and the United States' first Black secretary of state--is an inspiring read-aloud for young readers.

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Frank Berrios
FRANK BERRIOS is a widely published children's book author. He has written many Little Golden Books, including Barack Obama: A Little Golden Book Biography, Football with Dad, Soccer with Mom, Miles Morales: Spider-Man, Black Panther, I Am Captain Kirk, and My Little Golden Book about Jackie Robinson.

KEN DALEY was born in Cambridge, Ontario to parents who emigrated from Dominica, West Indies. He has exhibited his artwork within Canada, the United States and the Caribbean, and his work can be found in numerous private collections. His work has been featured in children's books, print publications as well as on television.
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Golden Books
Publication date
January 20, 2024
Little Golden Book Biographies
BISAC categories
JNF018010 - Juvenile Nonfiction | People & Places | United States - African-American
JNF025170 - Juvenile Nonfiction | History | United States/General
JNF007130 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Presidents & First Families (U.S.)
Library of Congress categories
United States
Cabinet officers
African American generals
Powell, Colin L.
Powell, Colin L

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