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E Is for Empire: A New York Al

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Illustrated by Maureen K. Brookfield From B is for Brooklyn Bridge to K is for Kodak and onward to T is for Fort Ticonderoga, "E is for Empire" is an alphabet book that introduces children and adults to New York State's history, culture, and landscape in a unique two-tiered approach. A quick rhyme offers children facts about New York from A to Z. Alongside each rhyme, olde ...more
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published April 1st 2003 by Sleeping Bear Press
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Maggie Sideris
Title: E is for Empire: A New York State Alphabet
Grade Level: 4th and up
Summary: This book is an alphabet book that connects every letter in the alphabet to New York State. This book shows different historical events that helped to create and shape New York. As well as giving what the represents in New York, it also gives extra information, so that the reader understands who or what the letter stands for.
Review: I enjoyed this book, but there are some things that I would change. For example, I d
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Krista the Krazy Kataloguer
I met the author at a local book signing. It was hard to pick just one thing to represent each letter of the alphabet. The result is, I think, some important things left out. Maybe she should do a second book: More E is for Empire.
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Feb 08, 2013 Stevie rated it it was ok
practically nothing about the city and no modern stuff - which is fine, but my small child was bored (as was I)
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