Votes of Confidence

A Young Person's Guide to American Elections

A concise guide for young adults about the sometimes confusing process of voting in America.

By Jeff Fleischer Read by Nick Mondelli History - United States / Politics / Social Science / Young Adult Nonfiction English, Unabridged 6h 36m Sell Sheet Also available on
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6 Audio CDs August 16, 2016 $39.99 $29.99 9781520031569 Add to Cart
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							With 2016 promising to be an interesting and hotly contested election year, Votes of Confidence offers young readers an essential guide to the past, present, and future of American elections.

"In a particularly winning voice, abetted by numerous intriguing anecdotes and trivia...Fleischer's primer tenders a wealth of insight in a generous and welcoming manner." - Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review)

"...a great way to get students thinking about the behind-the-scenes work that goes into commercials and rallies. This book is a timely addition to educate new and prospective voters..." - School Library Journal

"Fleischer's well-contextualized, nonpartisan approach results in a valuable resource for readers looking to understand and become involved in a complicated system while avoiding spin." - Publishers Weekly

"[Fleischer] takes on the challenge of explaining the election cycle to secondary students and deserves a 21-gun salute for his cogent and readable exposition...With clarity, succinctness, and a bit of ironic wit, this book is a definite first choice for high school and public libraries, for young people approaching voting age and for adults..." - Books for Kids