From its cattle, and cowboys to its oil wells, rodeo and rattlesnakes, coyotes, everything in the biggest state is bigger than anywhere else. The brilliant, vibrant illustrations have been meticulously preserved, remaining true to his vision more than forty years later and, where applicable, facts have been updated for the twenty-first century, appearing on a "This is .
This Is Texas: A Children's Classic #ad - . Today" page at the back of each book. Like the other sasek classics, This is Texas is a facsimile edition of his original book that is still timely and current in every way. The stylish, playful narrative, charming illustrations, coupled with Sasek's witty, make the book a perfect souvenir that will delight both children and their parents, many of whom will remember it from their childhood.
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Larry Gets Lost in TexasLittle Bigfoot #ad - Larry's latest tale begins in the family's car with a trailer hitched to the back-they're off on a road trip to the Lone Star State! Follow Larry as he gets separated from his best friend Pete and searches for him all over Texas. After stopping by the usS Lexington, Larry finally ends up at the Texas State Fair.
He also visits the cadillac ranch sculpture, and a rodeo before passing by pump jacks and the famous aircraft carrier, the NASA space station, Saturn V. But will he ever find Pete? Sasquatch Books. Larry journeys through the major cities-houston, amarillo, San Antonio, El Paso, Fort Worth, Dallas, and Corpus Christi-where he meets armadillos and snakes and even hitches a ride from a horse in a trailer.
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Good night texas explores big bend national park, bluebonnets, the alamo, mariachi music, cattleman, Galveston Island, local foods, bull riding, Space Center Houston, Rio Grande, bass fishing, Grapevine Vintage Railroad, Bat Bridge, San Antonio Riverwalk, and more. Sasquatch Books. Young cowboys and cowgirls will get a personal tour of the great state of Texas including famous sights and fun attractions.
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This Is New YorkUniverse #ad - Universe Publishing NY. With the same wit and perception that distinguished his stylish books on Paris, London, and Rome, M. The brass, the beauty, the magic, This Is New York! Sasquatch Books. Sasek pictures fabulous, big-hearted new York City in This Is New York, first published in 1960 and now updated for the 21st century.
The dutchman who bought the island of manhattan from the Native Americnas in 1626 for twenty-four dollars' worth of handy housewares little knew that his was the biggest bargain in American history. For everything about new york is big -- the buildings, the stories, the cars, the traffic jams, the Sunday papers.
This Is New York #ad - Here is the staten island ferry, the statute of liberty, Rockefeller Center, MacDougal Alley in Greenwich Village, Harlem, Times Square, Chinatown, Central Park. Our world of Books.
This is San Francisco A Children's ClassicUniverse #ad - Universe Publishing NY. 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. Our world of Books. Sasquatch Books.
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. Universe.
This is Washington, D.C.: A Children's Classic This Is...travelUniverse #ad - Super-tourist sasek paints Washington red, white, and blue as he tours the nation’s capital. Sasek’s beloved and nostalgic children’s travel series. Sasek’s this is Washington, D. C. The charming illustrations, coupled with Sasek’s playful narrative, makes for a perfect souvenir that will delight children and parents alike.
Universe Publishing NY. The brilliant illustrations have been meticulously preserved, with the facts updated for the twenty-first century. Our world of Books. Universe. Continuing the success of the runaway best sellers This is New York and This is London comes the latest title from M. Designed by a frenchman and renowned for its cherry blossoms, This is Washington, D.
This is Washington, D.C.: A Children's Classic This Is...travel #ad - C. Sasquatch Books. Is a facsimile edition of his original book, which was first published in 1969. Universe. Stops include the washington monument which commands a view of all the federal buildings and most of the museums, and the Smithsonian’s National Zoological Park, wide avenues, the last residence of the world’s most famous ursine, Smokey the Bear! With bright pictures and snappy commentary, Sasek wittily captures all the fascinating things to do and see in a city of green parks, the White House whose lawn is a grassy launching pad for the President’s helicopter, monuments, and memorials, and classic white porticoes.
Texas: What's So Great About This State? Arcadia KidsArcadia Publishing #ad - Our world of Books. Parents, grandparents, and savvy shoppers will appreciate the feel good factor of purchasing books that are both fun AND educational. Do you know…why “remember the alamo” inspires great pride in texas?hint: it had to do with overwhelming odds!WHAT law enforcement agency first began protecting Texans in 1823?Hint: Today’s members still wear the traditional boots and white hats!Find these answers and more in the Texas edition of What’s So Great About This State? Sasquatch Books.
Universe. Universe. Arcadia kids is a new series of fun, inviting conversational style content, colorful, easy-to-read books for children ages 7-11 featuring attention-grabbing cover art, and vivid full-color images of landmarks and geography. Universe Publishing NY.
This is LondonUniverse #ad - With the same wit and perception that distinguished his charming books on Paris, elegant London in This is London, New York, M Sasek presents stylish, and San Francisco, first published in 1959 and now updated for the 21st century. Sasquatch Books. Our world of Books. Universe Publishing NY. With the passing of time facts have been updated where applicable in the back of the book.
The result is a treasure with an elegant, classic look and delightful narrative that will charm both children and their parents, many of whom will remember the same book from their own childhood. Used book in Good Condition. Here this beloved illustrator shares his impressions of London with its beautiful buildings, Horse Guards, black cabs, parks, historic monuments, bridges, shops and Piccadilly Circus, and famed Underground.
This is London #ad - Universe. His brilliant, vibrant illustrations have been meticulously preserved and remain true to his vision. Sasek has cast his loving eye on london and the result are colorful, sophisticated pictures of one of the most exciting cities in the world, paired with a lively text that keeps a playful sense of fun while taking the reader to the highlights of one of the world’s great capitals.
This is london is a facsimile editions of Sasek’s original title. Universe.
L Is for Lone Star: A Texas Alphabet Alphabet SeriesSleeping Bear Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. With poems to engage younger readers and text to give further details for older students, Lone Star is a fantastic tool for sharing Texan pride with the ones you love. Used book in Good Condition. She is a respected national educational presenter, speaking at state and regional reading conventions across the United States.
Illustrator alan stacy is a self-taught artist, Jeanne, but his first practical art lessons came at age 6 from his mother, who is a fine artist. Universe. Universe Publishing NY. There are enough special people, and natural wonders in the Lone Star State to fill several alphabet books, wildlife, and Sleeping Bear Press has picked out the finest to represent Texas in L is for Lone Star: A Texas Alphabet.
L Is for Lone Star: A Texas Alphabet Alphabet Series #ad - Author carol crane has worked for twenty-five years reviewing, lecturing and enjoying children's literature. The time they spent outdoors siteseeing, camping and hiking in the American West and Pacific Northwest instilled within Alan a profound love of animals and nature, which is reflected in his art. Our world of Books.
As a historian, Carol loves to read all historical markers. She is still stopping and reading them across Texas. So lasso a copy of l is for lone Star and get ready for a very special ride through the alphabet! Sasquatch Books.
This is ParisUniverse #ad - Universe. Universe Publishing NY. Our world of Books. Universe. With the same wit and perception that distinguished his charming books on London, and San Francisco, here this famous Czech painter presents his impressions of Paris in This Is Paris, New York, first published in 1959 and now updated for the 21st century.
We see its famous buildings, the sidewalk cafes, the concierges, and the people who live there -- artists, the museums, the flower girls, its beautiful gardens, and even the thousands of cats. Used book in Good Condition. Universe Publishing NY. Used book in Good Condition. Take a tour along the banks of the Seine, or through the galleries of the Louvre, or to the top of the Eiffel Tower.
This is Paris #ad - Elegant, vivid pictures of one of the most beautiful cities in the world, This is Paris! Sasquatch Books.
This is Rome: A Children's ClassicUniverse #ad - Universe. Used book in Good Condition. The brilliant, vibrant illustrations have been meticulously preserved, remaining true to his vision more than 40 years later. Our world of Books. Universe. This is rome, first published in 1960, traces the history of Roman civilization to bring to life the Rome of the 60's.
Today" page at the back of the book. Universe. Like the other sasek classics, this is a facsimile edition of the original book. Sasek navigates rome's busy, trams, and the fontana di trevi-and to show us the eccentricities of modern Roman life, the Pantheon, from its colorful trains, winding streets to visit such glorious historical landmarks as the statues of Michelangelo, Vatican City, and taxis to its chic espresso bars and pasta houses.
This is Rome: A Children's Classic #ad - These charming illustrations, make for a perfect souvenir that will delight both children and their parents, coupled with Sasek's witty, playful narrative, many of whom will remember the series from their own childhoods. Used book in Good Condition. Universe Publishing NY. Universe Publishing NY. Facts have been updated for the 21st-century, appearing on a "This is.