Journey Around San Francisco from A to Z

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Commonwealth Editions #ad - A page's theme is developed in a paragraph of meticulously researched history, enhanced by playful trivia at the bottom of the page. Like other titles in the series that visit Boston, New York, Washington, Chicago, D. C. Philadelphia, and more, these ""Journeys"" are much more than alphabet books. Make way for a journey around san francisco! A friendly pelican guides explorers of all ages on a beautiful tour of the city, pointing out intriguing sights and fascinating history along the way.

Explore alcatraz, the Presidio, and Muir Woods. The lovely, whimsical art is a treat for the youngest lap-reader. They are family treasures to be appreciated at several levels. There's a pelican on every page, too, sometimes in disguise! Used book in Good Condition. Each of the a-to-z pages is headed with a clever alliterative sentence ""Fog floats in frequently"".

Journey Around San Francisco from A to Z #ad - Ride a cable car. Cross the Golden Gate Bridge. Learn about san Francisco's diverse population and rich cultural life. A journey awaits on every page.

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City by the Bay: A Magical Journey Around San Francisco

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Chronicle Books #ad - The golden gate bridge, cable cars, union square, Chinatown—these are just a sampling of the San Francisco landmarks featured in this magical journey around the fabled city by the bay. Used book in Good Condition. Each famous location is brought vividly to life by fanciful collage illustrations that sparkle with the same color and action found in the city itself.

The lively text is accompanied by a "Fun Facts" section and "Explorer's Guide" at the back of the book, making this perfect for residents and visitors alike.

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Journey Around New York from A to Z

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Commonwealth Editions #ad - A pigeon serves as a tour guide of sorts, appearing on every page in either the small inset illustration or in one of the smaller spot-art drawings located along the bottom of the pages. The endpapers offer a different sort of new york alphabet to readers, such as a Nathan's hot dog, featuring small illustrations of interesting trademark items, a blue box from Tiffany's, and a yellow cab.

. A wonderful testament to a diverse city and its equally diverse residents. School library Journal Used book in Good Condition. In a much smaller type size, bit of information is imparted as well, sometimes quirky, a one-sentence, as in ""Many skyscrapers don't have a 13th floor. Succinct paragraphs of historical information are located under each full-page, highly detailed colored-pencil-and-watercolor illustration.

Journey Around New York from A to Z #ad - A fact-filled, alphabetical journey through the five boroughs of the city. The format works well to introduce famous landmarks and neighborhoods with descriptive alliterative sentences, such as ""Dragons dance by dim sum diners"" as an introduction to Chinatown and ""Gorgeous gardens grace glass-houses"" for commentary on the New York Botanical Garden.

No one wants to be on an unlucky floor!"" this up-to-date book includes a reference to and inset illustration of the former Twin Towers under the letter T: ""Tough times take teamwork. The book begins with a map and a listing of the 26 landmarks showcased.

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Journey Around Washington D.C. from A to Z

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Commonwealth Editions FBA-|322997 #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Is ""hometown"" for every American. Each page is headed by an alliterative sentence that evokes an important theme - the ""A"" page reads, ""America's anthem awakens awe"" - and each page also features a paragraph of history. This is far more than an alphabet book. Martha day zschock is not only a brilliant artist, San Francisco, New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, whose Journey Around books have captured readers of all ages in Boston, and more.

Used book in Good Condition. Washington, D. C. She is also an educator, who designed her bestselling series to teach children about our great American places.

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This is San Francisco A Children's Classic

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Universe #ad - Let the rumbling cable car tell you the story! And what a story: From the crookedest street in the world to the Peking ducks in Chinatown, San Francisco is easily one of the world's most enchanting cities. Illustrator miroslav sasek captures both the breathtaking landscape and the cosmopolitan flavor of the City by the Bay in This is San Francisco.

First published in 1962, Sasek's jaunty, colorful illustrations will still dazzle kids and adults alike. Used book in Good Condition. Universe. Used book in Good Condition.

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San Francisco: A Book of Numbers Hello, World

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Penguin Workshop #ad - Explore numbers through the best the city has to offer in this gorgeous board book! Used book in Good Condition. Universe. Hello, world is an exciting board book series that pairs early learning concepts with colorful, stylish illustrations of cities around the world. From the golden gate bridge to seals to cable cars, there’s no shortage of bright, bold, and interesting things to count in San Francisco.

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Good Night San Francisco Good Night Our World

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Good Night Books #ad - Each book stars a multicultural group of people visiting the featured area’s attractions as rhythmic language guides children through the passage of both a single day and the four seasons while saluting the iconic aspects of each place. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Good night san francisco highlights the san francisco bay, sea lions, sandy beaches, Conservatory of Flowers, historic ships, Exploratorium, Cliff House, cable cars, Palace of Fine Arts, fishing boats, Aquarium, The Thinker statue, Golden Gate Bridge, Lombard Street, Stow Lake, and more.

This book is part of the bestselling Good Night Our World series, which includes hundreds of titles exploring iconic locations and exciting, child-friendly themes. Many of north america’s most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these board books designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for North America's natural and cultural wonders.

Good Night San Francisco Good Night Our World #ad - What could be more exciting for young readers than touring the fascinating city of San Francisco? Children will be lulled into a peaceful night's sleep while visiting the city's famous landmarks and attractions. Used book in Good Condition. Universe.

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San Francisco's Famous Sea Lions

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Angel Bea Publishing #ad - Universe. Used book in Good Condition. Such fun questions as why most of the pier's sea lions are male, rehabilitated, and young students learn how injured sea lions are rescued, why they seem to fight all the time, and why they choose to remain in San Francisco are answered, and released; what these curious mammals eat; how fast and far they can swim; and who and what their enemies are.

Used book in Good Condition. Each year over 10 million visitors converge on the docks at Pier 39 to enjoy the barking, fighting, and playing of as many as 1, 000 sea lions. Used book in Good Condition. The remarkable story of northern california's sea lion colony and their amazing relocation to San Francisco after the devastating earthquake of 1989 is chronicled in this lively book.

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Journey Around Boston from A to Z

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Commonwealth Editions #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Universe. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. This vivid, cambridge, enchanting alphabet book for all ages is packed with fascinating information about historic sites in Boston, and environs. Colorful, ""her art and poetic, which include: brahmins on beacon hill, detailed watercolor paintings from author and illustrator Martha Day Zschock enliven the pages, Fans at Fenway, and Tea Taxes! Says the Fitchburg Sentinel, easy-to-follow text will warmly draw readers of all ages into the arms of the City Upon the Hill.

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Journey Around Philadelphia from A to Z

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Commonwealth Editions FBA-|323079 #ad - The o page describes how old order amish obey the Ordnung, while the U page celebrates Philadelphia's stop on the Underground Railroad that helped enslaved African Americans escape the South before the Civil War. Zschock is not only a brilliant artist but also a committed educator, whose books are embraced by teachers and principals nationwide.

Each page is headed by an alliterative sentence that evokes an important theme. Did you know that the aphorism Haste makes waste is traceable to Poor Richard, i. E. For example, here the N page explains how Neighborhoods define urban nature. Universe. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

Journey Around Philadelphia from A to Z #ad - After Washington D. C. Philadelphia is the perfect city for this thoughtful, beautiful series. Franklin? in each city she visits, Zschock thoughtfully looks beyond the tourist attractions to the community residing there. These are far more than alphabet books. Used book in Good Condition.

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Journey Around Cape Cod from A to Z

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Commonwealth Editions #ad - Author and illustrator Martha Zschock was a third-grade teacher on Cape Cod. Used book in Good Condition. From aptucxet to zooplankton, it offers fascinating information about the Cape and its history, all of it illustrated with Zschock's beautiful watercolor work. Used book in Good Condition. Journey around cape cod and the islands from A to Z is an alphabet book, but one that is equally enjoyable and interesting for children of all ages and for adults, as well.

Used book in Good Condition. Universe. Drawing on that experience, she created what one Cape Cod bookseller calls "the best Cape book we've ever had, " and the first in a series of alphabet books that visit great American places. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

Journey Around Cape Cod from A to Z #ad - Used book in Good Condition. When taking her students on field trips on the Cape, she discovered what sites and stories excited them most.

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