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Where Is the Grand Canyon?

Where Is the Grand Canyon?( )
Author: O'Connor, Jim
dePaola, Tomie
HQ, Who
Illustrator: Groff, David
Colón, Daniel
ISBN:978-0-448-48357-3
Publication Date:Jan 2017
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Grosset & Dunlap
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $9.99
Book Description:

There are canyons all over the planet, and the Grand Canyon in Arizona is not the biggest. Yet because of the spectacular colors in the rock layers and fascinating formations of boulders, buttes, and mesas, it is known as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Starting with a brief overview of how national parks came into being, this book covers all aspects of the canyon--how it formed, which early native people lived there, and what varied wildlife can be found there now. A...
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Book Details
Pages:112
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Symbols, Monuments, National Parks, Etc.
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.665 x 19.533 x 0.66 cm
Book Weight:0.125 Kilograms
Author Biography
O'Connor, Jim (Author)
Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut on September 15, 1934. He received a B.F.A. from Pratt Institute in 1956, a M.F.A. from California College of Arts and Crafts in 1969, and a doctoral equivalency from Lone Mountain College in 1970.

He has written and/or illustrated more than 200 books including 26 Fairmount Avenue, Strega Nona, and Meet the Barkers. He has received numerous awards for his work including the Caldecott Honor Award, the Newbery Honor Award and the New Hampshire Governor's Arts Award of Living Treasure. His murals and paintings can be seen in many churches and monasteries throughout New England. He has designed greeting cards, magazine and record album covers, and theater sets. His work is shown in galleries and museums.

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