Cityblock (An Abrams Block Book) (Board book)

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Description


Cityblock explores city life in an exciting and unique way, from up in a high-rise building to down in the subway. Divided into three sections—things that go, things to see, and things to eat—it features 24 different aspects of city living. As with the other acclaimed books in the series, die-cut icons hint at the larger context on the next spread. Each section opens with a full city scene but gradually focuses in on the small, unique neighborhoods that make the city large and grand. This clever book will attract young readers living in a metropolis as well as those in the countryside with urban life that pops off each page.

About the Author


Christopher Franceschelli is a seasoned publisher, editor, and creator of children’s books. He runs Chronicle’s Handprint imprint and the SmartInk packaging company. A born-and-raised New Yorker, Franceschelli lives with his family in Brooklyn.
 
Peskimo is a husband-and-wife illustration and design team. They live in Bristol, England.

Praise For…


**STARRED REVIEW**
"A big urban adventure in a small package."

— Publishers Weekly

"Children in urban settings will recognize this city's feel, while suburban or rural children will be equally happy to join in the adventure."

— Kirkus

**STARRED REVIEW**
"This cleverly designed board book will delight young readers and grown-ups alike."

— School Library Journal


Product Details
ISBN: 9781419721892
ISBN-10: 1419721895
Publisher: Abrams Appleseed
Publication Date: September 6th, 2016
Pages: 96
Language: English
Series: An Abrams Block Book

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