Flowers for Mr. President
The fourth book in the series is Flowers for Mr. President, which follows the adventures of Sister Maus and her friend, Emma, a student in the Girls School. The pair meet President George Washington when he comes to Salem to give speeches and visit the Sisters House. A delightful tale illustrated with original watercolors, Flowers for Mr. President brings together the best of the artist's imagination and historical accuracy. The author's notes included in each Sister Maus book contains valuable information for adults and children.
About the Author/Illustrator
Dr. John Hutton has taught in the art department at Salem College since 1990 and now chairs that department. He was educated at Princeton and Harvard universities. He is the author and illustrator of The White House ABC: A Presidential Alphabet (2004) and Alphababel, an Illustrated Tower of Languabets (2001) in addition to the four books featuring Sister Maus.
Sponsored by the Center for Women Writers