"Readers will learn plenty of trivia-worthy details about these cities"
"a trove of data nonetheless for tourists of both the active and armchair sorts."
'Simply stunning, packed with facts and clean illustrations'
(Picture Book Blogger
'a great book for bigger kids'
"From LA to Charleston, kids get to explore the entire country via this beautifully illustrated book. Author Gabrielle Balkan includes every facet of the cities she covers, including facts with an unexpectedly fun cultural bent (we love the Willie Nelson trivia on the Austin page) and a modern spin (city parks and food trucks get prominent mentions)."
"Explorers, wanderlusters and geography buffs will spend hours poring over each page."
(Shelf Awareness for Readers
"Middle graders studying the United States will find much intriguing information presented in a clever and inventive format. Highly Recommended"
(School Library Connection
AuthorÂ GABRIELLE BALKANÂ has worked with Scholastic, Harper Collins and Penguin. She lives and works in New York.Â
IllustratorÂ SOL LINEROÂ lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her clients include Scholastic, Oprah magazine, Â Jamie Oliver Magazine and Wired.Â