Avoid Working on the Statue of Liberty! by John Malam
  

Avoid Working on the Statue of Liberty!

Written by John Malam
Illustrated by David Antram
Part of the The Danger Zone Series

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Synopsis

Avoid Working on the Statue of Liberty! by John Malam

The year is 1871 and you are about to be involved in the building of America's most famous landmark - the Statue of Liberty! Find out the hard way what was it was like to help design, commission and construct what was the world's tallest monument, from Liberty's French conception to its completion in America 21 years later. The humorous cartoon-style illustrations and the narrative approach encourage readers to get emotionally involved with the characters, aiding their understanding of how one of the world's most famous landmarks came to be built. Informative captions, a complete glossary and an index make this title an ideal introduction to the conventions of non-fiction texts for young readers.

About the Author

Katrin Wiehle is a children's book illustrator and has spent most of her life living in Germany. Her book, Mein kleiner Wald, was given the award of most beautiful book by Stiftung Buchkunst in 2013. Katrin has since moved to Atlanta, USA, where she lives with her husband and two cats. Notable clients Katrin has worked with include Google and QED Publishing.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: 7-11 years

Author

John Malam
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Publisher

Book House an imprint of Salariya Book Company Ltd

Publication date

29th August 2008

ISBN

9781906370190


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