Part of the best-selling 50 States series of books and activities, The 50 States: Fun Facts celebrates the people, animals, vehicles, food, places and events unique to America's 50 states - with a 24-piece puzzle map of the United States included to top off the adventure.
Did you know that Connecticut's state insect, the praying mantis, can turn its head nearly all the way around? Or that every year the Iowa State Fair creates a 600-pound butter cow? Each colourfully illustrated spread covers a different category and features 50 boxes, each representing a state and describing in a picture and words one special thing it is known for. The categories:
This is Book 3 in the The 50 States Series. See all The 50 States books here.
Illustrator SOL LINERO lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her clients include Scholastic, Oprah magazine, Jamie Oliver Magazine and Wired.More about Gabrielle Balkan
Sharyn Rosart has written and edited numerous books for children and grown-ups. She lives in Brooklyn, NY, with her family. She has visited 25 of the 50 states so far, and hopes to see the rest of them soon!
Illustrator SOL LINERO lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her clients include Scholastic, Oprah magazine,More about Sol Linero