I Am America

Version: Unabridged
Author: Mary Sheldon , Bob Van Dusen
Narrator: Various Artists
Genres: Juvenile & Children's, Politics, American Politics
Publisher: New Millennium Audio
Published In: January 2002
# of Units: 2 CDs
Length: 1 hour, 30 minutes
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Overview

* Parents' Choice Award winner
* Musically scored!
* Pledge of Allegiance read by Presidents and First Ladies

Children and their parents will stand tall and listen proudly as I AM AMERICA begins with former Presidents and First Ladies reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. Children will delight in learning more about their home state and all 49 neighbors as our former leaders, plus a gathering of celebrities, bring every state in our nation to life with a mixture of facts and fun. The unique tastes, sounds and idiosyncrasies of each state combine to create a fascinating portrait of the rich diversity that is America.

Read by:

* President George H.W. Bush and Mrs. Barbara Bush President Reagan and Mrs. Reagan
* Mrs. Carter
* President Ford and Mrs. Ford

Performed by:

* John Blyth Barrymore
* Harvey Fierstein
* Richard Gilliland
* Elliott Gould
* Arte Johnson
* Nancy Kwan
* Melissa Manchester
* Rita Moreno
* Mary Sheldon
* Jean Smart
* Rip Taylor
* Bob Van Dusen
* Ben Vereen
* Betty White
* Cara Williams

A portion of our proceeds will be donated to the American Red Cross.

Author Details

Author Details

Sheldon, Mary

Sheldon is the daughter of novelist Sydney Sheldon and actress Jorja Curtright. She attended boarding school at St. Clare's Hall, Oxford, before going on to Yale and Wellesley where she graduated with honors in English.