Now & Ben – by Gene Barretta Description:

Now & Ben The extraordinary sense of Franklin as a severely temporally displaced person gives [this book] its power to delight . . . charming illustrations. –The New York Times Book Review A clever concise introduction to the contributions of this colorful colonial figure . . . sure to inspire readers to learn more about its fascinating subject. –School Library Journal Barretta leads readers from what they do know to what they probably dont . . . Read this one aloud. –The Horn Book Magazine With its breezy format and succinct text the book delivers facts in an assuredly kid-friendly style. –Publishers Weekly A punchy read-aloud to lighten up American history units. –Booklist Now & Ben – by Gene Barretta