Synopses & Reviews
Many of North Americas most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these board books designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for the continents natural and cultural wonders. Each book stars a multicultural group of people visiting the featured area's attractions and rhythmic language guides children through the passage of both a single day and the four seasons while saluting the iconic aspects of each place. From the statues to the street performers, the most interesting aspects and features of Central Park are explored in the colorful book, including the zoo, the various pools and ponds, Lasker Pool and Rink, and the Conservatory Garden. Visitors to the Big Apple or children that call New York City home will love reading about the famous urban park.
"Beautifully illustrated stories of place." —Parents magazine
"A fantastic children's book series." —Modern Mom
"An inspiration for an itinerary for a family trip." —Associated Press
About the Author
Adam Gamble is a writer, a photographer, and a publisher. He is the author of many books in the Good Night Our World series, "In the Footsteps of Thoreau," and "A Public Betrayed." He lives in Dennis, Massachusetts. Mark Jasper is the author of many books in the Good Night Our World series, "The Cape Cod Christmas Cookbook," "Haunted Cape Cod & the Islands," and "Haunted Inns of New England." He lives in Sandwich, Massachusetts.