108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Through this engaging Who Was? biography, kids will discover the woman behind the sunglasses. Private and bookish, Jackie Kennedy found herself thrust into the world spotlight as the young and glamorous wife of the President John F. Kennedy. As First Lady she restored the once neglected rooms of the White House to their former glory, and through her charm and elegance became a style icon whose influence is still felt even today. Kids will be fascinated to read about a First Family whose youth, intelligence, and good looks captivated America in the early 1960s.
Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Who Was Jacqueline Kennedy? -- A Rich Family -- A Thirst for Knowledge -- JFK -- Politics -- First Lady -- All for the Arts -- Tragedy -- Life Goes On -- Remembering Jackie -- Timelines.
9780399542428 (library binding)
0399542426 (library binding)