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A is for Algonquin

An Ontario Alphabet

A is for Algonquin
Melanie Rose Illustrated by
Lovenia Gorman By (author)
9781585362639
Product ID:  11353
$23.95
Hardback
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2005/08/30
Sleeping Bear Press

Limited ***

11.0 X 9.0 in
40 pg


JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / State & Local
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / General
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Concepts / Alphabet


Description

The second title in our already popular provincial alphabet series, A is for Algonquin Park: An Ontario Alphabet introduces young readers to all the beauty of this spectacular province. Written with the charm and knowledge of a life long resident, A is for Algonquin Park teaches youngsters of all ages about Ontario's inhabitants, history, flora and fauna, movers and shakers. As with our other two-tiered alphabet books, A is for Algonquin Park answers a variety of questions about one of Canada's most picturesque provinces. Is the longest street in the world really in Ontario? And the world's longest skating rink? What is the Group of Seven? A is for Algonquin Park is Lovenia Gorman's first book. She lives in Toronto, Ontario. Melanie Rose has illustrated six other titles for Sleeping Bear. She lives near Toronto, Ontario.

Author Bio

Melanie Rose’s charming and lively oil paintings brought Canada vividly to life in Mike Ulmer’s M is for Maple: A Canadian Alphabet. She has also illustrated Z is for Zamboni: A Hockey Alphabet and K is for Kick: A Soccer Alphabet. A graduate of the Ontario College of Art, Melanie lives in Mississauga, Canada, with her son.


A is for Algonquin Park is Lovenia Gorman’s first book. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.