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Beatrice Gormley

Biography

Beatrice Gormley

Beatrice Gormley has written a number of books for young readers, including several titles in the History’s All-Stars series, as well as biographies of Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and Laura Bush. She lives in Westport, Massachusetts.

Beatrice Gormley

Books by Beatrice Gormley

by Beatrice Gormley - Biography, Children's, Children's 8-12, Children's Nonfiction, Nonfiction, Politics

Five-term Arizona senator John S. McCain’s indelible mark on America was perhaps his destiny, as his grandfather proclaimed when he was just an infant, “This boy has the stamp of nobility on his brow.” Following both his four-star US Navy father and grandfather into military service, McCain’s naval career imprinted the code of honor he has maintained to this day. Throughout the myriad life and death perils he faced, his courage, bravery and tenacity has served him time and time again. Beatrice Gormley’s enriching biography tells the riveting story of one of America’s last, great, enduring heroes.

by Beatrice Gormley - Biography, Nonfiction

From Nelson Mandela’s childhood to his monumental impact on race relations and nonviolent activism, this comprehensive biography shares the truth about the man behind the iconic smile: his struggles, his triumphs, and the sacrifices along the way.