Dance of the Abraham Lincolns tells the story of 3 fifth grade friends known as the “Three Musketeers” and their adventures with a man who looks just like Abraham Lincoln. Aliens have invaded the Earth seeking revenge for Lincoln’s assassination.
Comments from a sixth grade preview audience:
“Your book was mesmerizing.”
“If I was describing this book to a friend I would tell them this book is quite odd and stands out from any other book I have read in a good way.”
“Your book is an amazing book!”
“If I was describing this book to a friend I would tell them that it is an amazing book with lots of action and mysteries.”
“It’s full of action, a good setup, a good range of characters.”
Carl Rust was born in Kentucky and grew up in northwest Ohio. He graduated from Lima Senior High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Ohio State University Lima branch. He has been a newspaperman, a factory worker, a teacher, a chef, a bottle washer, a dog walker, and an author, singer, songwriter, filmmaker. He has been writing and performing music for 20 years. He has always been a writer. He published a novel for young readers in 2013 and also a short travel book. He currently lives in Indiana with his wife Robin, a dog and a cat. He loves his job as an assistant principal at an elementary school and plays music as often as he can.