Our nation was founded on the notion that a government should be ruled by and for the people. So how does America work? This series gives young readers insight into the foundations of the United States and the workings of our government. Readers will learn about the government and how it functions, as well as the documents that are the basis of American freedom. Each book includes important facts and fascinating details about rights, responsibilities, and laws. Colorful photos and informative graphics immerse readers in our nation's past and present. Each book includes sidebars, a phonetic glossary, and infographics.