Synopses & Reviews
Make way for a new duck! Martha Day Zschock's instant classic is a bestseller for two years running.
A vivid, enchanting alphabet book for all ages, packed with fascinating information about historic sites in Boston, Cambridge, and environs. Martha Zschock's colorful, detailed watercolor paintings enliven the pages.
This vivid, enchanting alphabet book for all ages is packed with fascinating information about historic sites in Boston, Cambridge, and environs. Colorful, detailed watercolor paintings from author and illustrator Martha Day Zschock enliven the pages, which include: Brahmins on Beacon Hill, Fans at Fenway, and Tea Taxes! Says the Fitchburg Sentinel, ""Her art and poetic, easy-to-follow text will warmly draw readers of all ages into the arms of the City Upon the Hill.""
About the Author
Martha Day Zschock majored in art at Connecticut College and earned her master's in education from Lesley College. Zschock is the author and illustrator of all the books in the Journey Around series. A former elementary teacher, she developed her first book, Journey Around Cape Cod and the Islands from A to Z, from field trips with her students. She lives in Orleans, Massachusetts.