Christian Books, Bibles, Music & More - 1.888.395.0572
Call our Toll Free Number:
Find us on:
Follow Us On 

Twitter!   Join Us On Facebook!

Christian Bookstore .Net is a leading online Christian book store.

Shop Christian Books, Bibles, Jewelry, Church Supplies, Homeschool Curriculum & More!

A World of Wonders: Geographic Travels in Verse and Rhyme [Hardcover]

By J. Patrick Lewis & Alison Jay (Illustrator)
Our Price $ 14.44  
Retail Value $ 16.99  
You Save $ 2.55  (15%)  
Item Number 143025  
Buy New $14.44

Item Specifications...

Pages   40
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 11.3" Width: 8.74" Height: 0.47"
Weight:   0.95 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Oct 1, 2003
Publisher   Dial
Age  4-8
ISBN  0803725795  
EAN  9780803725799  
UPC  050553016997  

Availability  4 units.
Availability accurate as of Oct 26, 2016 07:49.
Usually ships within one to two business days from La Vergne, TN.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.

Item Description...
Rhythmic text and bright illustrations enhance a colorful picture book of poetry about geography and global travel.

Publishers Description
Could anyone somersault across the San Andreas fault? Why was Hawaii named after a Sandwich? Of longitude and latitude, which has more "flatitude"?
You'll travel the globe (and some of the sky) discovering answers to these and other questions you never knew to ask There are all sorts of amazing things to know about thousands of "spaces and places to be" within the fantastical world of GE-OG-RA-PHY. Dive in, come aboard, zip along, take it slow-traveling by book is a great way to go

Buy A World of Wonders: Geographic Travels in Verse and Rhyme by J. Patrick Lewis & Alison Jay from our Christian Books store - isbn: 9780803725799 & 0803725795 upc: 050553016997

The team at Christian Bookstore .Net welcome you to our Christian Book store! We offer the best selections of Christian Books, Bibles, Christian Music, Inspirational Jewelry and Clothing, Homeschool curriculum, and Church Supplies. We encourage you to purchase your copy of A World of Wonders: Geographic Travels in Verse and Rhyme by J. Patrick Lewis & Alison Jay today - and if you are for any reason not happy, you have 30 days to return it. Please contact us at 1-877-205-6402 if you have any questions.

More About J. Patrick Lewis & Alison Jay

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! J. Patrick Lewis is the current Children s Poet Laureate. A twin himself, he has written more than seventy children s books, including "Once Upon a Tomb: Gravely Humorous Verses." "Being a twin is the third best thing that has ever happened to me," he says, "after having wonderful children and grandchildren of my own and eating my mom s apple dumplings." J. Patrick Lewis lives in Ohio.
Jane Yolen, not a twin herself but with multiple sets in her family has written or edited more than three hundred books, including the poetry collections "Switching on the Moon," illustrated by G. Brian Karas, and "Here s a Little Poem," illustrated by Polly Dunbar. She is also the author of the best-selling "How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?," illustrated by Mark Teague. Jane Yolen divides her time between Massachusetts and Scotland.
Sophie Blackall has illustrated numerous books, including Deborah Noyes s "Red Butterfly"; Rukhsana Khan s "Big Red Lollipop," a New York Times Best Illustrated Children s Book; and Annie Barrows s best-selling "Ivy and Bean" series. Sophie Blackall lives in Brooklyn."

J. Patrick Lewis currently resides in Westerfield, in the state of Ohio.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories
1Books > Subjects > Children's Books > Ages 4-8 > General   [45757  similar products]
2Books > Subjects > Children's Books > Literature > Poetry > General   [946  similar products]
3Books > Subjects > Children's Books > Literature > Poetry   [68  similar products]
4Books > Subjects > Children's Books > People & Places > Explore the World > General   [905  similar products]
5Books > Subjects > Children's Books > People & Places > Explore the World   [46  similar products]
6Books > Subjects > Children's Books > Science, Nature & How It Works > Earth Sciences > Nonfiction   [826  similar products]
7Books > Subjects > Children   [2828  similar products]
8Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > World Literature > United States   [967  similar products]

Similar Products
I Took the Moon for a Walk
I Took the Moon for a Walk
Item: 730034

Reviews - What do our customers think?
"Travel by Poem....."  Jun 8, 2002
"So many places have fabulous names./Like Fried, North Dakota,/The Court of St. James./Siberia, Nigeria, Elyria, Peru,/The White Nile, Black Sea,/And Kalamazoo!/The Great Wall of China, South Pole and Loch Ness,/And 104 Fairview - that's my address!// Thousands of spaces are places to be-/Discover the World of GE-OG-RA-PHY!// Travel by boat or by car or by plane/To visit East Africa, Singapore, Spain./Go by yourself or invite a good friend,/But traveling by poem is what I recommend." J. Patrick Lewis takes the reader on a marvelous geographic journey through poetry. From those who discovered and mapped our world, Columbus, Magellan, and Marco Polo, and amazing phenomena, the Aurora Borealis, San Adreas Fault, stalactites, and stalagmites, to oceans, islands, mountains, places, names, and geographic terms, Mr Lewis fills his poems with the many wonders of our amazing world. Each clever and creative verse is full of interesting and engaging facts, trivia, and fascinating details, and complemented by Alison Jay's beautiful and expressive, evocative artwork, in the soft subdued tones of old maps and globes. Together word and art bring geography to life with imagery, magic, and wit. Perfect for youngsters 9-12, A World Of Wonders is an innovative and inventive collection that challenges the imagination and sends it soaring. "Make the Earth your companion./Walk lightly on it, as other creatures do."

Write your own review about A World of Wonders: Geographic Travels in Verse and Rhyme

Customer Support: 1-888-395-0572
Welcome to Christian Bookstore .Net

Our team at Christian Bookstore .Net would like to welcome you to our site. Our Christian book store features over 150,000 Christian products including Bibles, Christian music, Christian books, jewelry, church supplies, Christian gifts, Sunday school curriculum, purity rings, homeschool curriculum and many other items to encourage you in your walk with God. Our mission is to provide you with quality Christian resources that you can benefit from and share with others. The best part is that our complete selection of Christian books and supplies is offered at up to 20% off of retail price! Please call us if you have any questions or need assistance in ordering at 1-888-395-0572. Have a blessed day.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Customer Support