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One Today

Publisher

Little, Brown

Year

2017

Type

Children's Book
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This children’s book features Richard Blanco’s poem “One Today,” which was the inaugural poem for Barack Obama’s second inauguration. Beautifully illustrated by Dav Pilkey, the book is a tribute to America and draws connections to geography, science, social studies, and everyday life.

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