Spring 2020

Votes of Confidence, 2nd Edition

A Young Person's Guide to American Elections

  • Interest Level: Grade 6 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 8

Every two years, media coverage of American elections turns into a horse-race story about who’s leading the polls and who said what when. Give young adult readers clear explanations about how our election process actually works, why it matters, and how they can become involved. Using real-world examples and anecdotes, this book provides readers with thorough, nonpartisan explanations about primaries, the electoral college, checks and balances, polls, fundraising, and more. Updated with statistics and details from the 2018 elections, the revised second edition will prepare the next generation of voters for what is sure to be a fascinating 2020 election cycle.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-5415-7896-8
On pre-order until 03/03/2020
$37.32 $27.99
978-1-5415-7897-5
On pre-order until 03/03/2020
$14.99 $14.99
978-1-5415-8388-7
On pre-order until 03/03/2020
$55.98 $41.99
Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
Genre Nonfiction, Young Adult
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2020
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Zest Books ™
Language English
Number of Pages 256
Publication Date 2020-03-03
BISACS YAN051250, YAN025170, YAN052040
Dewey 324.60973
Dimensions 5.25 x 7.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Bibliography/further reading, and Sidebars

Author: Jeff Fleischer

Jeff Fleischer is a Chicago-based journalist and author, who has written for Mother Jones, the Sydney Morning Herald, National Geographic Traveler, Mental Floss, and Chicago Magazine.