Bought for my husband ahead of seeing the show in June He loves it. Well written biography of Hamilton.Suitable for any audience with an interest in this complex Founding Father My 13 year old granddaughter was delighted with the book and I was equally impressed.What makes me highly recommend this book is it s honest and unvarnished portrayal of Alexander Hamiltona man who recently has had his life inaccurately twisted to fit a contemporary political narrative.This book is perfectly suited for a wide age range of readers because of it s well crafted writing style as well as it s content. Fantastic An excellent book Am giving copies to my 13 year old grandson and his best buddy this very afternoon Not only is it interesting to read, but the design of the book is stellar There are many highlighted quotations and photographs to help bring alive the story for young minds And the rich looking cover Made to look like currency, it has foil and feels three dimensional, with great details With hats off to the author, and to Raphael Geroni Design, for a gorgeous book inside and out. From Martha Brockenbrough, award winning author of The Game of Love and Death, comes an intimate new YA audiobook focusing on the private life of Alexander Hamilton Complex, passionate, brilliant, flawed America s favorite Founding Father comes alive in this exciting biography He was born out of wedlock on a small island in the West Indies and orphaned as a teenager From those inauspicious circumstances, he rose to a position of power and influence in colonial America Discover this founding father s incredible true story his brilliant scholarship and military career his groundbreaking and enduring policy, which shapes American government today his salacious and scandalous personal life his heartrending end Richly informed by Hamilton s own writing, Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary is an in depth biography of an extraordinary man Listed as for teens, but great for easy, quick reading with lots of info I wanted it for background before seeing the musical HAMILTON. Such an entertaining, accessible, fluid way to really dig into Alexander Hamilton s life and learn what made him tick Because what made him tick is also what made him die.Wonderful additional material at the back and an inspiring, tear jerking note from the author about what are our duties to our both our country and Alexander Hamilton himself these days. Bought this prior to seeing Hamilton and it was a great surprise Not only very informative but very well researched and written You ll appreciate Alexander Hamilton after setting this one down. This is a beautiful read helping history to come alive You will find it hard to put down until the very end I bought this book for my 12 year old grandson He read it and liked it so much he decided to use it for one of his school reports.