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Leila Hirschfeld

Biography

Leila Hirschfeld

Leila Hirschfeld is a Harvard College history major who writes with her dad. When they're not writing biographies together, they like to travel, play Scrabble, and take turns feeding Flash the Wonder Frog.

Leila Hirschfeld

Books by Leila Hirschfeld

by Leila Hirschfeld and Tom Hirschfeld - Biography, Children's 8-12, History, Humor, Politics

Abraham Lincoln was one of the greatest presidents of all time. But what did it take to rise from frontier poverty? To lead his country through the Civil War? To alter the course of history forever? Father-daughter team Tom and Leila Hirschfeld's tongue-in-cheek biography explores 10 crucial decisions in one amazing life. With over 100 pieces of archival and original art, fun facts, sidebars, historical trivia and more, this book follows Abe's footsteps through the close calls that defined his leadership and shaped America as we know it today.