Award-winning poet Lewis invites readers to climb aboard for an eye-opening, lyrical journey to some of the world's greatest monuments, including lush photographs. The back matter features a map showing each site's location, historical information on each one, and a brief history of the photographs. Teachers looking to integrate language arts into their social studies lessons will find this book a delight.
|Publisher:||National Geographic Society|
|Product dimensions:||7.40(w) x 11.60(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|
About the Author
J. Patrick Lewis is a full-time writer and poet, and a former professor of Economics. He has published numerous children’s books, many in verse. His poems have appeared in various children’s magazines and in over 70 anthologies. He reviews children’s books for the New York Times, presents teachers’ workshops on teaching poetry, and visits numerous elementary schools each year. He lives in Chagrin Falls, OH. Visit J. Patrick Lewis at his Web site: www.jpatricklewis.com