New Peanuts books make history fun

Parents, we know you have a common problem: you want your kids to learn history, but the History Channel only shows Pawn Stars and Ancient Aliens. Thankfully, Charlie Brown is here to help. A new set of Peanuts books released this week, all with a focus on American history! All three books are written by Tracy Stratford, who was the voice of Lucy in "A Charlie Brown Christmas" and is now a school librarian in Washington State. In the books, Charlie Brown and the gang learn about the Pilgrims, the American Revolution, and the Western Expansion, and all are available for purchase now on Amazon:

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