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B Is for Badger: A Wisconsin Alphabet (Discover Wisconsin)

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Illustrated by: Renee Graef

The intriguing facts and faces, history and places of Wisconsin are revealed to readers young and old in B is for Badger: A Wisconsin Alphabet. From its leaders in fine arts and architecture (Georgia O'Keefe and Frank Lloyd Wright) to its pioneers in nature conservation (John Muir and Aldo Leopold), Wisconsin has been an influence on major movements in education, industry, and use of natural resources. Brought to life with lyric rhymes and expressive, original artwork, B is for Badger showcases for natives and visitors alike the splendors of Wisconsin.

Born in Tower, Minnesota, Kathy-jo Wargin has spent a great deal of time in the upper Midwest. Previously, she teamed up with illustrator Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen on the award-winning Legend series, including The Legend of the Lady's Slipper (Upper Midwest Bookseller's Favorite). B is for Badger is her fourth state alphabet book. She lives with her family in Petoskey, Michigan.

Renee Graef is new to the Sleeping Bear Press family but is very well known as a children's book illustrator for the American Girls collection with Pleasant Company. She has also illustrated for Boyd's Bears and is the illustrator of HarperCollin's My First Little House series. Renee attended the University of Wisconsin and the University of Madison; she lives in Milwaukee with her family.

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The intriguing facts and faces, history and places of Wisconsin are revealed to readers young and old in B is for Badger: A Wisconsin Alphabet. From its leaders in fine arts and architecture (Georgia O'Keefe and Frank Lloyd Wright) to its pioneers in nature conservation (John Muir and Aldo Leopold), Wisconsin has been an influence on major movements in education, industry, and use of natural resources. Brought to life with lyric rhymes and expressive, original artwork, B is for Badger showcases for natives and visitors alike the splendors of Wisconsin.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585361359
ill.:
Graef, Renee
Publisher:
Sleeping Bear Press
Illustrator:
Graef, Renee
Author:
Hall, Rebecca
Author:
Graef, Renee
Author:
Wargin, Kathy-Jo
Location:
Chelsea, MI
Subject:
General
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - History - General
Subject:
Alphabet
Subject:
Wisconsin
Subject:
History - United States/State & Local
Subject:
Alphabet books
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-US History
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Discover America State by State
Series Volume:
348
Publication Date:
20040531
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
9.24x11.34x.42 in. 1.03 lbs.
Age Level:
04-10

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"Synopsis" by , The intriguing facts and faces, history and places of Wisconsin are revealed to readers young and old in B is for Badger: A Wisconsin Alphabet. From its leaders in fine arts and architecture (Georgia O'Keefe and Frank Lloyd Wright) to its pioneers in nature conservation (John Muir and Aldo Leopold), Wisconsin has been an influence on major movements in education, industry, and use of natural resources. Brought to life with lyric rhymes and expressive, original artwork, B is for Badger showcases for natives and visitors alike the splendors of Wisconsin.
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