Become a presidential pro with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! champ and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings.
With this book about U.S. Presidents, you’ll become an expert and wow your friends and teachers with clever facts: Did you know that Abraham Lincoln made Thanksgiving a national holiday? Or that Jefferson introduced the first French fries at a fancy state dinner? With great illustrations, cool trivia, and fun quizzes to test your knowledge, this patriotic genius guide will have you on your way to whiz-kid status in no time!
Ken Jennings grew up in Seoul, South Korea, where he became a daily devotee of the quiz show?Jeopardy!?In 2004, he successfully auditioned for a spot on the show and went on an unprecedented seventy-four game victory streak worth $2.52 million. Jennings’s book?Brainiac, about his?Jeopardy!?adventures, was a critically acclaimed?New York Times?bestseller, as were his follow-up books?Maphead?and?Because I Said So!?He is also the author of Planet Funny. Jennings lives in Seattle with his wife Mindy and two children.
Mike Lowery is an illustrator and fine artist whose work has been seen in galleries and publications internationally. Mike is the illustrator of?Moo Hoo?and?Ribbit Rabbit?by Candace Ryan;?The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School?by Laura Murray; and the Doctor Proctor’s Fart Powder novels by Jo Nesbo. Currently he is a professor of illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Atlanta, Georgia, where he lives with a lovely German frau, Katrin, and his super genius daughter, Allister. Visit him at MikeLowery.com.