"When Barack wasn't studying, he liked to jog along the Hudson River": First Edition of Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope; signed by Barack Obama and thrice signed and inscribed by illustrator Bryan Collier
Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope.
Grimes, Nikki. Illustrated by Bryan Collier. [Barack Obama].$1,500.00
Item Number: 106021
New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008.
First edition of this moving story for young readers of President Obama’s life and work. Oblong quarto, original illustrated boards, pictorial endpapers, illustrated. With the publisher’s review copy information laid in. Signed by Barack Obama on the title page and signed by illustrator Bill Collier on both the title page and mylar to the dust jacket. Additionally inscribed by Collier on the front pastedown, “To Antonia and Gale Moss and Cathebert Thambimutta w/ Blessings Bill Collier 8-29-08.” Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope is a moving story of hope for young readers told by Nikki Grimes and illustrated by Bryan Collier, both winners of the Coretta Scott King Award.