In this book, readers will explore the location and meaning of the colossal copper statue that stands tall on Liberty Island in New York Harbor. This 16-page book uses colorful images and informative text to introduce Lady Liberty, and it also explains why she is recognized as such an important symbol of freedom in the United States. The Visiting U.S. Symbols series for prekindergarten through grade 2 introduces young readers to important U.S. symbols and their locations, while also exploring the history and significance of each. By using language that early readers can understand, these colorful pages capture a child's attention while offering an in-depth look into some of America's most prized symbols.