SOURCE: AmeriTales Entertainment, LLC

December 04, 2007 07:30 ET

Newly Released Children's Book 'Abraham Lincoln and the Forest of Little Pigeon Creek' Revolutionizes Children's Literature With Its Fictional Action-Adventure Approach to Historical Storytelling

Groundbreaking Children's Title Uniquely Merges Fact With Fiction as It Follows Young Abraham Lincoln on an Exciting Adventure

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - December 4, 2007) - AmeriTales™ Entertainment, a first-of-its-kind character-based entertainment company that produces fictional action-adventure content around real-life historical heroes, today announced the launch of "Abraham Lincoln and the Forest of Little Pigeon Creek" (Hardcover, $19.95 U.S., ISBN 9780979873904) -- a daring tale of young Abraham Lincoln's exploits set in the Indiana wilderness.

"Abraham Lincoln and the Forest of Little Pigeon Creek" uniquely merges fact with fiction as it follows young Abraham Lincoln on a series of adventures set in the unbroken forest of Indiana. Kids ages 4-9 will be inspired by the way young Lincoln uses books to help solve problems, and will benefit from the book's underlying messages of animal kinship and overcoming fear. Bold illustrations, colorful language and an action packed setting make this book a true page turner kids -- and their parents -- are sure to love.

"This innovative book combines fact and fiction to deliver exciting and engaging content that exposes kids to character-building traits that drove an ordinary person to make extraordinary contributions to the American way of life and value system," said Theresa Carter, president of AmeriTales Entertainment. "'Abraham Lincoln and the Forest of Little Pigeon Creek' gives kids a rare glimpse into Lincoln's personality as a child, revealing his humorous nature and underscoring qualities that helped him overcome adversity and rise to greatness."

"Abraham Lincoln and the Forest of Little Pigeon Creek" is available for online purchase through, and

About AmeriTales™ Entertainment

Founded in 2005 and headquartered in San Diego, California, AmeriTales™ Entertainment is a pioneering family entertainment publishing and licensing company that produces fictional action-adventure content based on real-life heroes who shaped and influenced the American landscape. The first entertainment company of its kind in the world, AmeriTales Entertainment uniquely combines traditional fictional action-adventure storytelling techniques with real-life characters who exemplify American values, resulting in youth content that both amuses and educates. The company can be reached through its Web site at or via email at

Note to Editors: If you would like a free review copy of "Abraham Lincoln and the Forest of Little Pigeon Creek" and/or high-resolution cover artwork, please contact Merilee Kern, Kern Communications, 858-577-0206, with your complete shipping details.

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