Follow Me Around Russia
Covering 6.6 million square miles, Russia is the largest country in the world. Take a tour with Ksenia as she leads readers on a whirlwind tour of her massive home country, from its busiest cities to its most remote corners. Along the way, she will share her expertise of Russian history, culture, and traditions. She will also help readers see what it is like to live in different parts of Russia today.
Follow me around Canada! Or Japan! Or Ireland! Now that's an invitation! In each book, your very own guide shows you around his country. He (or she) will talk about their home city and what its like to live there. Loads of facts are presented in clear and colorful language that keeps the readers interest. Comparisons to life in the US really make it stick for a young reader. Foods, animals, cities, nature, folk tales, schools, modern and ancient history, a nice timeline, famous products from that country, holidays (the usual and unusual), sports, weather, what to pack, and even a glossary with pronunciation help is included! Whew! Thats quite an adventure! Scholastic, 8"x 7.25", 32 pgs, pb. ~ Sara