New Release Books by Laura Bush

Laura Bush is the author of Our Great Big Backyard (2016), Undercover Patriot (2016), Read All About It! (2011), Spoken from the Heart (2010) and other 2 books.

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Our Great Big Backyard

release date: May 10, 2016
Our Great Big Backyard
#1 New York Times bestselling authors former First Lady Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna Bush Hager have created an exuberant picture book tribute to our national parks and the importance and fun of connecting with nature. Our Great Big Backyard follows Jane, whose plans of spending the summer playing video games with her friends are dashed when her parents announce that her family is going on a road trip to national parks around the country. Yet somewhere between the Everglades and Big Bend National Park, things begin to change. Jane starts paying attention to the magnificent sights and spends less time looking at her screen. The stunning views open up her imagination as she and her brother see everything that nature has to offer. And the more Jane discovers, the more she realizes how much there is to love about the outdoors—whether she’s in a national park across the country or right in her own backyard.

Undercover Patriot

release date: Feb 21, 2016
Undercover Patriot
After the death of a young Marine near her hometown, frustrated student journalist Laura Jenkins spends a summer infiltrating an anti-war group known as the Summer of Resistance.While observing protesters'' questionable leadership styles and disturbing tactics, she struggles to complete what seems like a simple assignment.Laura turns to her faith and newfound friendships with soldiers at Walter Reed Army Medical Center for strength to finish her mission. In the process, she discovers practical ways concerned citizens can empower and encourage returning veterans.

Read All About It!

release date: Nov 15, 2011
Read All About It!
Tyrone rules the school! He''s king of the monkey bars, a math machine, and a science whiz. The only thing he doesn''t like about school is reading. Books are so boring! But when strange visitors start dropping by the classroom for story hour, Tyrone discovers there''s more to books than just words on pages. Tyrone and his friends are swept up in a mysterious adventure that lands them in a most unexpected place. Mrs. Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna create a classroom adventure that will leave readers racing to the shelves! A portion of proceeds to benefit Teach for America and The New Teacher Project.

Spoken from the Heart

release date: May 04, 2010
Spoken from the Heart
In a candid memoir, the former first lady discusses the frantic and fearful months after 9/11, her trip to Afghanistan, her advocacy on behalf of women in oppressed countries, her love of libraries, what really happens in the White House and much more, in a book with 24 pages of full-color photos.

Faithful Transgressions In The American West

release date: Jan 01, 2004
Faithful Transgressions In The American West
The subjects of Laura Bush''s book are six Mormon women writers and their published autobiographies. The central issue Bush finds in these works is how their authors have dealt with the authority of Mormon Church leaders.

Implementing Daily Phonemic Awareness in a Kindergarten Class

release date: Jan 01, 2005
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