Friday, November 22, 2013

5 Great Travel Reads For Kids!

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Around the World with Elwood & Ofie - Accessible and heart-"worming", this adorable e-book takes children along on the adventures of earthworm siblings exploring Paris with an enthusiastic, local ant who teaches them all about the beautiful City of Lights!  A great way to introduce your little traveler to a new location; best of all, Thanksgiving weekend (Fri 11/29-Mon 12/2), this e-book will be on sale for only .99¢!  (Available for iPad or Android devices) (Ages 1-5)

A Walk in London - Beautifully illustrated, this book presents readers with a child's eye view of London's top attractions, blending lively artwork with fascinating facts. Join this mother and daughter as they day-trip their way across the city visiting major landmarks like the Tower of London and Big Ben!  (Available in hardcover or paperback.)  (Ages 5-8)

All About Japan - A book for families to treasure together, it offers not only the most important facts about Japan, but also reflects the spirit that makes Japan one-of-a-kind. Dive into stories, try new crafts, play some games from Japan, learn Japanese's the next best thing to being there! (Available in hardcover of for Kindle.) (Ages 5-10)

101 Places You Gotta See Before You're 12! - An old-school idea in a brand new format!  Books that encourage children to aspire to see the great world great sites are inspiring, but its unrealistic for everyone to see the Pyramids or the Taj Mahal; this book brings adventure and exploration closer to home, and keeps it wonderfully flexible and practical! (Available in paperback.) (Ages 6-12)

National Geographic Kids Ultimate U.S. Roadtrip Atlas - Keeping kids entertained while on a long drive can be a challenge, but the National Geographic Kids Ultimate U.S. Road Atlas can help! This book includes easy-to-read, simple road maps of each state and Washington, D.C., and a map of the United States. State symbols, cool things to do, boredom busters, fun facts, wacky roadside attractions, and games accompany the maps and provide engaging information with stunning photographs that will keep kids engaged for hours.(Available in paperback.) (Ages 8-12)

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