See How They Run by Susan E. Goodman
Campaign Dreams, Election Schemes, and the Race to the White House

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Using witty anecdotes and clear explanations, acclaimed writer Susan E. Goodman takes readers from the birth of democracy to the Electoral College; from front porch campaigning to hanging chads. It’s all here, spiced up with Elwood Smith’s witty illustrations, hilarious sidebars, photographs, and solid back matter. It’s a landslide victory:  See How They Run stands above the rest as the most accessible, informative, and enjoyable election book on the market.

About Susan E. Goodman

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As the author of the acclaimed the Ultimate Field Trip Series, SUSAN E. GOODMANhas gone back in time to the Amazon, the North Pole, and even into space. She has written dozens of other award-winning informational books including On this Spot, The Truth About Poop, Skyscrapers, and Gee Whiz. Susan is a freelance writer for several magazines and lives in the Boston area. ELWOOD H. SMITH is an illustrator and animator whose books include The Truth About Poop, GeeWhiz, Raise the Roof, and others. His work can be seen inside the Eco-bathroom at the Bronx Zoo, as well as in packages of shrinky dinks. This is his third book with Susan Goodman. He lives in upstate New York.
Published May 13, 2008 by Bloomsbury USA Childrens. 96 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Humor & Entertainment, Children's Books, Comics & Graphic Novels.

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Stating that “democracy is a messy business and it’s our job to sort it out,” Goodman takes a simplified route through the electoral process in this country, with special reference to presidential elections.

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