The inspiring story of Abraham Lincoln’s life, in graphic novel format.
Considered by many historians to be the greatest American president, Abraham Lincoln led the Union at the greatest turning point in the nation’s history. Abraham Lincoln: Defender of the Union! tells the story of one of America’s most admired figures in graphic novel format. From his childhood on a farm in Kentucky to the battlefields of the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln served the United States with resolve, intelligence, and courage unlike that of any other president. Readers of all ages will be entertained and educated by the full-color illustrations and historically accurate narrative of this graphical biography.
Mark Shulman has been writing his entire life, including nonfiction books for every age, picture books, preschool books, trivia books, sticker books, a voodoo book, movie tie-ins, comics, and authorized biographical picture books of Oscar de la Hoya (the boxer) and Shamu (the whale). His novel, Scrawl, was named an ALA Best Fiction title. Mark's also written TV commercials, ads, brochures, marketing plans, stand-up comedy, NPR local news, New York City tours (for bus and foot), a Times Square billboard, and a slogan for a fishing contest. All in all, Mark's written more books than Jonathan, the oldest living tortoise, has had birthdays.
Tom Martin is an illustrator, writer, and musician. He's done work for Hasbro, Dark Horse Comics, Goodman Games, True Confections, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and Kitchen Sink Press.Tom is the founder, writer, and artist of thrash metal band Lich King. He lives in Massachusetts with his dog, who's very cute but needs to stop barking in the middle of the night.
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