Synopses & Reviews
Many of North Americas most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these boardbooks 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 areas attractionssuch as the Rocky Mountains in Denver, the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, Lake Ontario in Toronto, and volcanoes in Hawaii. Rhythmic language guides children through the passage of both a single day and the four seasons while saluting the iconic aspects of each place. Covering many of the state's most interesting places and features, including Mount Rainier, Spokane, Olympia, the Pacific Ocean, Puget Sound, Olympic National Park, volcanoes, the Cascade Range, the Hoh Rain Forest, Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Seattle's Space Needle and Pike Place Market as well as celebrated activities like fishing and camping, this book is a celebration of all things that make Washington state such a special place.
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 "The Cape Cod Christmas Cookbook," "Haunted Cape Cod & the Islands," and "Haunted Inns of New England." He lives in Saint Augustine, Florida. Joe Veno is an artist who has worked with Harcourt Brace, Hasbro, Houghton Mifflin, Milton Bradley, and Target. He is the illustrator of many books in the Good Night Our World series. He lives in Hamilton, Massachusetts.