By Libby Walden
Ten illustrators explore ten iconic cities, traveling the globe to find a fresh perspective. This super-sized book delves into the cultural, social, and historical identities of ten world-famous cities, from London to Sydney and New York to Tokyo. Readers can lift the giant flaps on every spread to find out more about each city!
The text is easy to read and the information is riveting, with facts about the cities' cultures, landmarks, and histories featured. The book's foldout format creates a reading experience of unearthing an educational treasure trove. Artifacts, food, fashion, architecture, and even some famous dogs are illustrated in exquisite detail. Readers will learn about the Ostankino Tower in Moscow, the mythological origin of Rome, and the Süleymaniye mosque in Istanbul.
Age Range: 8 years and up
Hardcover, 28 pages
Dimensions: 10 1/8 x 10 1/8 x 3/4 inches