Taxi: A Book of City Words

Taxi: A Book of City Words


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A bright yellow taxi leaves the garage and picks up many different people as it visits a skyscraper, a busy pier, and a fancy hotel.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780395548110
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 10/28/1990
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.81(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.12(d)
Age Range: 4 - 7 Years

About the Author

Betsy Maestro taught kindergarten and first grade for eleven years and earned a master's degree in elementary guidance. Since 1974, she has collaborated with her husband, Giulio, on more than forty-five books for young children, including The Story of the Statue of Liberty and A More Perfect Union, an ALA Notable Book. Their books for Clarion include Delivery Van: Words for Town and Country and All Aboard Overnight: A Book of Compound Words.

Giulio Maestro is an author and artist who has illustrated more than 100 books for young readers, including Marvin Terban's GUPPIES IN TUXEDOS: FUNNY EPONYMS and IT FIGURES! FUN FIGURES OF SPEECH. He lives with his wife, Betsy, in Old Lyme, Connecticut.

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