Secrets of Our Nation's Capital
Weird and Wonderful Facts About Washington, DC
By Susan Schader Lee (Author)
Let’s visit Washington, DC—and learn some cool secrets about America’s capital! This book goes behind the scenes to uncover a treasure trove of little-known facts that will fascinate both kids and adults. Find out about the ghost cat that lives in the Capitol basement, why a bust of Lincoln has only one ear, which famous memorials live on the National Mall, and so much more. Word searches and short quizzes throughout make this fun compendium of history and trivia extra enjoyable.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)
Susan Schader Lee has long been passionate about children, education, and books. After obtaining a BA in child development and an MLIS in library science, she decided to marry her two passions. Lee has been writing and editing children’s books and educational materials for nearly a decade.