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Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Sandy Neal - Goodreads

A wonderful biography of First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Lots of photos, lots of history without being stuffy and boring. How a woman made a life for herself in circumstances she would not have chosen. Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Minji Cho - Goodreads

I think this is an educational, informative, and inspiring book. It would give readers a great chance to get to know the life story of Eleanor Roosevelt, not just her life as a first lady but a ... Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - The Reading Countess - Goodreads

An unflinchingly honest history of a life well lived, Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery had me flinching at the young and timid ER and applauding the woman she grew into later in her life. While ... Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Apzmarshl - Goodreads

I knew nothing of Eleanor Roosevelt before this book, including that she married her cousin, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, so her name never changed. Mrs. Roosevelt packed so much into one lifetime. Her ... Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Elaine - Goodreads

I have a greater respect for this woman after reading about her life. It is inspirational to see a woman "come to life" in her later years and dedicate herself to the improvement of civilization. Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Meltha - Goodreads

This was mentioned in the children's literature textbook I'm using as an example of a good junior high to high school level biography. I actually found it in the regular, adult section of my library ... Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Jill - Goodreads

Another great biography by Russell Freedman, the Ken Burns of the literary world. "Franklin's encounter with polio changed him. For the first time in his life, he had suffered the agonies of pain and ... Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Trinna - Goodreads

Inspiring book, inspiring woman. I have learned so much from reading about her life. She had so many hard things happen in her life and yet she was so selfless and thought only of others. Great book, lots of pictures. I wish they would make a great movie about her life! Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Amanda Delegram - Goodreads

Summary: Elanor Roosevelt was a very plain looking woman with an extraordinary personality. She spent her life helping other as much as possible and fighting for her own independence. She was very ... Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Ms. B - Goodreads

A thorough, well-researched photobiography about Eleanor by one of the best biographers today - Russell Freedman. Read full review


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