The Fourth of July Story by Alice Dalgliesh is one of several children's books about the story of the U.S.A. Others include:
Give Me Liberty!
The Journey of the One and Only Declaration of Independence
The Story of the Statue of Liberty
The Children's Books and Web Sites bibliography lists more kid-friendly literature about the U.S. government.
Some congressional and other government publications can be found on GPO-FDSYS,in a Federal Depository Library, or purchased from the GPO bookstore.
Follow this guide on how to contact your senators by phone, postal mail, or on the web.
The Directory provides information about former and current senators.
The United States Senate: An Institutional Bibliography includes more than six hundred citations to books, articles and government documents printed since 1789.