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The Cities Book (Lonely Planet Kids)

1st Edition Oct 2016


The North & Latin America version (with US English) is available here.

Do you know where in the world you can buy drinkable gold; why an ‘elephant’s foot’ is one of the most dangerous objects in the world; or where you might have to swim to school? Discover the answers to these questions and loads more mindblowing facts in The Cities Book, where readers aged 8+ are taken on an incredible world tour through 86 of the world’s greatest cities.

Sister title to the bestselling The Travel Book, every page is packed with facts on city living, and gives kids a taste of what it’s like to grow up in each place featured. From food and festivals, to awesome architecture and amazing history – there’s something for everyone. A mix of wow photography, beautiful illustrations and hand drawn maps bring each page to life. It’s the perfect gift for curious kids everywhere.

Suitable for children ages 8-12.

Book details

ISBN: 9781786570185 Language: English

Authors: Heather Carswell, Bridget Gleeson, Patrick Kinsella, Hugh McNaughtan, Nicola Williams, Karla Zimmerman

212 pages, 212 pp colour | Dimensions: 230mm x 305mm

Next edition due: Oct 2020

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