If: A Father's Advice to His Son

If: A Father's Advice to His Son

If: A Father's Advice to His Son

If: A Father's Advice to His Son


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What makes a boy into a man?


For more than one hundred years, this classic poems has inspired readers to reach for the best in themselves.

In pictures and words, here's what every boy needs to know most.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780689877995
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Publication date: 03/27/2007
Pages: 40
Sales rank: 655,090
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 6 - 10 Years

About the Author

Charles R. Smith Jr. is an acclaimed poet and the Coretta Scott King Award–winning illustrator of My People, a picture book based on the poem by Langston Hughes. He is also the illustrator of If, the author and photographer of I Am the World, and he won the Coretta Scott King Author Honor for his book Twelve Rounds To Glory. He grew up in California and attended the Brooks Institute of Photography. A magazine and book cover photographer in addition to a picture book creator, Charles lives with his wife and kids in Poughkeepsie, New York. Visit him at CharlesRSmithJr.com.

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