Peter Alderman

Peter Alderman taught elementary and middle school students for 37 years and has a scholarship in his name honoring his work educating children. He has won awards for writing and producing documentaries and now continues to educate through his powerful storytelling. This is his second book.

  • The Rocket's Red Glare

    By Peter Alderman

    Illustrated by Bea Moritz

    Read by Chris Lutkin

    Celebrating the History of The Star Spangled Banner

    Historically accurate and beautifully illustrated, this video appeals to children and parents alike.

    "This entertaining introduction to the history of “The Star Spangled Banner” is a celebration of the national anthem...Chris Lutkin does a nice job pacing the story in a way that further builds the drama, suspense, and intrigue of the song's history." - School Library Journal (Video Review)

    Released August 11, 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • The Rocket's Red Glare

    By Peter Alderman

    Read by Chris Lutkin

    Celebrating the History of the Star Spangled Banner

    Historically accurate and beautifully written, this story appeals to children and parents alike.

    Released April 12, 2016
    English, Unabridged