Doodle Washington D.C Create. Imagine. Draw Your Way Through the U.S. Capital by Laura Krauss Melmed, Violet Lemay
  

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Doodle Washington D.C Create. Imagine. Draw Your Way Through the U.S. Capital by Laura Krauss Melmed, Violet Lemay

As rich in entertainment as Washington, DC, is in history, this creative, interactive doodle book encourages young artists to create, imagine, and sketch their way through the capital of the United States. With a style that is distinctly DC, the doodles highlight the historic landmarks and cultural icons of the District of Columbia, from sketching the windows of the White House and drawing a dinosaur at the Museum of Natural History to guessing the shadow of a figure from America's past. Inspired doodlers can keep the fun going by accessing extra doodles that are available for free online by using the information contained on the pages inside the book.

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This delightful, interactive guide to our nation's capital is part scavenger hunt, part sketchpad. On outings, you might capture memorable moments, reflections and sketches from the whole family by having everyone create, sign and date a doodle. --Mary Quattlebaum, Washington Parent

About the Author

Laura Krauss Melmed is the bestselling author of children's books that include Capital!: Washington D.C. from A to Z, I Love You as Much . . ., and New York, New York !: The Big Apple from A to Z. She is the recipient of the American Library Association Notable Award, the National Jewish Book Award, the Oppenheim Gold Award, and the Parent's Choice Award, and she is a former president of the Children's Book Guild. She lives in Washington, DC. Violet Lemay is an award-winning illustrator whose children's books include Doodle Chicago, Doodle New York, Doodle San Francisco, My Foodie ABC, and New York Baby. Her work has appeared in American Baby, Better Homes and Gardens, Elle, Family Circle, the New York Times, Parent and Child, and the Wall Street Journal. She lives in Saratoga Springs, New York.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
120 pages

Author

Laura Krauss Melmed, Violet Lemay
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Publisher

Duo Press LLC

Publication date

1st April 2013

ISBN

9781938093067


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