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The Hero In You
The Hero In You

The Hero In You

By Ellis Paul, Illustrated by Angela Padron

JUVENILE NONFICTION

32 Pages, 10.75 x 8.5

Formats: EPUB

EPUB, $9.99 (US $9.99) (CA $12.99)

Publication Date: September 2014

ISBN 9780807532416

Rights: WOR

Albert Whitman & Company (Sep 2014)

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Overview

Acclaimed songwriter Ellis Paul brings the inspirational words from his songs to the pages of a new picture book! Based on his award-winning family album of the same name, The Hero in You introduces kids to thirteen real-life American heroes. From Chief Joseph to Rosa Parks, their remarkable, heroic lives motivate and encourage us to aim high and try our best.

Author Biography

Ellis Paul is a singer and songwriter whose style bridges pop and modern folk. In a career spanning more than twenty years, he has released 18 albums, including The Day After Everything Changed. The first of his two children’s albums, The Dragonfly Races, was one of NPR’s top ten picks for 2008. He grew up in northern Maine and is now based in Boston. He spends much of the year on the road, playing nearly 200 tour dates around the country. The Hero in You is his first picture book.Angela Padron has worked as an Art and ESL professor and an editor for an educational publisher. She holds an MFA in Illustration and writes and illustrates picture books and middle grade novels with multicultural themes and characters of color. She and her family live in Florida.