Summary: Lonely Planet's Travel Book especially for kids. Takes the inquisitive, data-hungry explorer on a tour of 200 countries. Packed with iconic images, evocative stories and informative facts and stats. In-the-know info on captial cities, language, currency, epic events, hideous histories, food, festivals and wildlife.
Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2011
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 910.202 DuB
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 910.202 DUB
Summary: Presents facts and records from all around the world on such topics as jungle animals, extreme sports, worldwide education, natural disasters, ancient civilizations, and the five senses.
Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2012
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 030 LON
Summary: Based on a South African tale, this story tells what happens when a giant who had been banished from a town by a magician thirty years earlier is called back to save the town from flooding.
Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2001