Publisher description for Grace for president / by Kelly DiPucchio ; pictures to LeUyen Pham.


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"Where are the girls?"
When Grace's teacher reveals that the United States has never had a female president, Grace decides to be the first. And she immediately starts off her political career as a candidate the school's mock election. But soon, she realizes that she has entered a tough race. Her popular opponent claims to be the "best man for the job"--and seems to have captured all the male votes--while Grace concentrates on being the best person.
In this timely story, author Kelly DiPucchio not only gives readers a fun introduction to the American electoral system, but also teaches them the value of hard work, courage, and independent thought--and offers an inspiring example of how to choose our leaders.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- Juvenile fiction.
Political campaigns -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
Elections -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Sexism -- Juvenile fiction.
Elections -- Fiction.
Presidents -- Fiction.
Sexism -- Fiction.
Schools -- Fiction.
Elections -- Fiction. -- sears
Presidents -- Fiction. -- sears
Sexism -- Fiction. -- sears
School stories. -- sears