This engaging book with die-cut pages invites children to visit exciting cities around the globe. Features fun facts about some of the world's most iconic locations.
This fabulous first adventure around the globe showcases many of the world's well-known cities, such as New York City, London, Venice, Rio de Janiero, Dubai, Sydney, and more. Young readers will learn all about each city, including what the population is, what the weather is usually like in the winter and in the summer, and what the country's flag looks like. The die-cut pages in this engaging book act as a portal into the discovery of fun facts about some of the most exciting and iconic cities in the world!
About the Author
Becky Davies is a children's book editor and author from the South West of England. Her favorite things are animals, books about magic, and anything sparkly. In a parallel universe she lives in Hawaii, where she works in a dog sanctuary and surfs until the sun sets beyond the horizon.
Josie Portillo was born, raised, and currently works in Los Angeles, California as a freelance illustrator. Josie received a BFA in Illustration with a focus in Entertainment Arts at Art Center College of Design in Fall 2009. She draws inspiration from mid-century design, vintage children's animation, folk art, nature, and traveling.
Children ages 3-6 will thoroughly enjoy discovering and learning about twelve fascinating cities from around the world with Cities of the World by author/storyteller Becky Davies and artist/illustrator Josie Portillo. This simple and striking cut-out style board book with lots to spot, fascinating facts, and layered peep-through pages for a real immersive adventure makes Cities of the World especially recommended for family, daycare center, preschool, elementary school, and community library collections.—Midwest Book Review