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Around the World: A Colorful Atlas for Kids

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A lively illustrated introduction to the countries of the world and the seven continents, this bright, playful atlas gives inquisitive readers just enough information to whet the appetite for exploration. Sprinkled with imagery that picks out a country's unique essence --like the giant squid and penguins of Antarctica, and a dragonfly-shaped kite from Vietnam's ...more
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published March 1st 2015 by Albert Whitman & Company
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Traci Barger
Apr 26, 2015 Traci Barger marked it as to-read
Ganeri, A. (2015). Around the world: A colorful atlas for kids. Park Ridge, IL: Albert Whitman & Company.

Citation by: Traci Barger

Type of Reference: Geographical Reference

Call Number: 912

ISBN: 9781450883108

Brief Description: The atlas provides information about the countries around the world including the seven continents.

Content/Scope: The purpose of the atlas is to inform students about the countries around the world using illustrations. The targeted audience is kindergarten through third
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Bonnie Blevins
Apr 26, 2015 Bonnie Blevins rated it really liked it
Ganeri, A. (2015). Around the world: A colorful atlas for kids. Park Ridge, IL: Albert Whitman & Company.

Citation by: Bonnie Blevins

Type of Reference: Geographical Reference - Atlas

Call Number: Ref 912

Content/Scope: This atlas is targeted toward K-3 children. It is a beginner’s look at the continents and some countries within each.

Accuracy/Authority/Bias: Albert Whitman & Co. have been publishing books since 1919 and want to help children grow emotionally and intellectually.

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Ganeri, A. (2015). Around the world: A colorful atlas for kids. Park Ridge, IL: Albert Whitman & Company.

Citation: Alissa Trammel
Type of Reference: Geographical Reference
Call Number: Ref 912

Content/Scope: This book contains atlases of continents and countries around the world with colorful illustrations.

Accuracy/Authority/Bias: Albert Whitman & Company have been publishing books since 1919, including The Boxcar Children series. Also, Anita Ganeri has published over 100 books.

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Karen
May 02, 2016 Karen rated it it was amazing
Here is my unscientific review: my first grade son who is obsessed with geography LOVED this book. He loved it so much that he hid it in his room for two weeks. The information was easy for him to understand, and the illustrations were charmingly appealing.
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Anita Ganeri is a highly experienced author of children’s information books, specialising in religion, India/Asia, multiculturalism, geography, biography and natural history. She became a freelance writer after working at Walker Books (as foreign rights manager) and Usborne Publishing (as an editor). Since then, she has written over 300 titles, including the best-selling Horrible Geography series ...more
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