Go Wild in New York City

Go Wild in New York City

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780792279822
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication date: 02/28/2005
Pages: 80
Product dimensions: 10.45(w) x 8.28(h) x 0.46(d)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

About the Author

Brad Matsen is the New York Times bestselling author of Titanic’s Last Secrets: The Further Adventures of Shadow Divers; Descent: The Heroic Discovery of the Abyss, a finalist for the 2006 Los Angeles Times Book Prize; and the Incredible Deep-Sea Adventures series for children, the winner of the 2004 National Science Teachers Award. He lives in Port Townsend, Washington.

PAUL CORIO is a painter who lives and works in New York City. He has exhibited in many NYC galleries, as well as galleries in London and Paris, and has written criticism for Abstract Critical, Henri Art Magazine, On Verge, Painter's Table, and the self-published No Hassle at the Castle. He is represented by McKenzie Fine Art, New York, and is a part-time faculty member at the Parsons School of Design. He is also a jazz musician and an avid horseplayer.

KATE LAKE is a writer, illustrator, and designer. She is the author and illustrator of Zero to Fifty, and she lives in Seattle.

Table of Contents

1. Water City -water, sewage
2. NYC Rocks! -rocks, earth, and ice age of NYC
3. Take a Deep Breath - weather, atmosphere, and climate
4. Hey, Nice Plants!- plants, air, flowers, pollution
5. Rulers of New York - bugs, bugs, bugs!
6. Fur, Fins, Fangs, & Feathers- everything that walks, crawls, slithers, or flies in NYC
7. Food In, Garbage Out - the incredible story of NYC's garbage, peee-youuu!

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Go Wild in New York City 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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My son loves the illustrations, and I learn something new about NY every time I read the book to him. Tons of activities too. It's great for kids of any age.