123 San Francisco: A Cool Counting Book

123 San Francisco: A Cool Counting Book

by Puck, Kevin Somers
     
 

Kids will count to 10 with some of San Francisco's most beloved symbols—the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, fortune cookies, Dungeness crabs, and the sea lions on Pier 39—in this board book featuring contemporary illustrations, dazzling colors, and bold, clear design. The end of the book includes a complete location list, in both English and Spanish, to

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Kids will count to 10 with some of San Francisco's most beloved symbols—the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, fortune cookies, Dungeness crabs, and the sea lions on Pier 39—in this board book featuring contemporary illustrations, dazzling colors, and bold, clear design. The end of the book includes a complete location list, in both English and Spanish, to help parents locate the symbols and landmarks and plan an entertaining trip to San Francisco.

Editorial Reviews

Cool Counting Books
These may be the coolest counting books ever. Simply illustrated with graphic images, you can count along to 10 with the icons of famous cities, states, and the country.
From the Publisher

"For a born and bred New Yorker, 123 New York is a great choice. . . . we love the hip and bright pop art graphics . . . you'll enjoy talking about the colors and shapes with your child with this contemporary and spirited take on classic picture books." —Mamanista.com 

"The new addition to the series is another winner! "  —classymommy.com

"A new page-turner with baby-friendly drawings of local institutions (Coit Tower, the Giants) and flavors (crabs, grapes)."  —Daily Candy San Francisco Kids

"This would be a wonderful gift idea if you are planning on making a trip to San Francisco. The book is small and sturdy and has rounded corners for safety. Perfect for little hands!"  —Go Graham Go!

"Awhile ago, we told you about the cool counting books from Duo Press, which includes titles such as 123 Texas, 123 Chicago and 123 New York. Now another new corner of our great nation can claim fame to its own counting book!"  —Mogul Baby

"These books are a fun way to introduce babies and toddlers to the landmarks of their hometowns."  —Stroller Traffic

"The books are durable and sturdy for little hands and are a fun, visual way to teach your baby or toddler. Kids will love the bold colorful art. Parents may dig the handy glossary that helps identify each page item (for those moms and dads who need to brush up)."  —INO Mommy

"Another great book from Duopress's 123 series . . . A fun counting book full of vibrant colors."  —Coolest Kids Reviews

Most of us don't remember our toddler days, but learning to count is fun, especially if this digital tutorial is coupled with other memorable things. In this aptly titled "cool counting book," author Puck and artist Kevin Somers use San Francisco attractions, from fortune cookies to cable cars to the Golden Gate Bridge, to teach numbers that will remain meaningful long after preschool graduation.
Go Graham Go!
This would be a wonderful gift idea if you are planning on making a trip to San Francisco. The book is small and sturdy and has rounded corners for safety. Perfect for little hands!
Mogul Baby
Awhile ago, we told you about the cool counting books from Duo Press, which includes titles such as 123 Texas, 123 Chicago and 123 New York. Now another new corner of our great nation can claim fame to its own counting book!
Daily Candy San Francisco Kids
A new page-turner with baby-friendly drawings of local institutions (Coit Tower, the Giants) and flavors (crabs, grapes).
Classy Mommy
The new addition to the series is another winner!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979621383
Publisher:
Duo Press
Publication date:
09/01/2009
Series:
Cool Counting Books Series
Pages:
22
Sales rank:
543,316
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 6.02(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
3 Months to 3 Years

Meet the Author

Puck has worked as a writer, an editor, and a translator for national publications and publishing houses. He is the author of the Cool Counting Books series. Kevin Somers is an author and artist who has worked in comics, animation, fine arts, and publishing for more than 15 years. He is the author of Meaner than the Meanest, the writer and illustrator of The Incredible Hulk: Project Hide, and the illustrator of The Lazy Person’s Handbook: Shortcuts to Get Everything You Want with the Least Possible Effort. They both live in New York City.

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