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^E-pub ⇦ Maps ⇱ F eatures playful line drawings of national and geographical attributes, including famous native folk Freud, Kandinsky, Count Dracula A n entertaining and informative choice for budding geographers or Eurail travelers to beThe New York Times Book Review A delight to explore, as the Mizielinskis fill their maps with tiny labeled images of local wildlife, cuisine, activities, and notable citizens CompellingPublishers WeeklyHandsomely detailed illustrations include major industries, regional insects, birds, fish, and other animals, plants, crops and prepared food, and famous people This book supports and encourages geographic literacyLibrary Media Connection highly recommended R ewarding fare for both young cartografiends and armchair travelersKirkus ReviewsThis handsome and fun to browse volume will inspire armchair travelers The artworks muted earth tones, decorative borders, and fine lined drawings are reminiscent of an antique rendering, while the numerous small cartoon illustrations add a light, contemporary touch W insome renderingsSchool Library JournalAt once a celebration of diversity and an investigation of the natural and cultural offerings that make each country unique, this expansive and impressive book of maps is richly detailed with dozens of extraordinary drawings Hours of fascinating perusal awaitForeword ReviewsThere is no dearth of atlases for children, but Aleksandra and Daniel Mizielinski s Maps is a standout The authors enthusiasm and love for facts kids might want to know shine forth in charming little illustrationsNewsday A sumptuous illustrated children s atlas that combines chic, muted colors with witty and informative drawings on heavy matte paper that whispers under the fingers The sort of book you can t help touching, Maps is as likely to engross adults as it istoyear olds I t gives aesthetic pleasure all the way from the table of contents to the flags of the world at book s endThe Wall Street Journal A nonfiction visual feast G loriously portrays the world s profusion of creatures, mountains and man made structures in chic, subdued shades of beige, mauve and eau de NilThe Wall Street JournalA visual extravaganza with fascinating trivia in pages as spacious and luxurious as a classic road atlas It s an invitation to travel around the world one page at a time Maps is a treat, with its richness of details catering to young readers in this electronic age who thrive on all kinds of visual stimuli This book will also appeal to other members of the family All will scour for details and trivia as obscure, fun and varied as where one might sandboard or see a yakShelf Awareness for ReadersAlong with geographical features and pictures, you ll find amusing depictions of indigenous animals, native dress and characteristic architecture Between the buildings, food and history, the maps will awaken a wanderlust for unfamiliar and exotic localeMetro PhiladelphiaNot exactly your librarys world atlas These maps, illustrated in distinctive style by the authors, denote the culture and history of a place rather than its exact coordinatesEntertainment WeeklyTravel the world without leaving your living roomThis book of maps is a visual feast for readers of all ages, with lavishly drawn illustrations from the incomparable Mizielinskis It features not only borders, cities, rivers, and peaks, but also places of historical and cultural interest, eminent personalities, iconic animals and plants, cultural events, and manyfascinating facts associated with every region of our planet


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