Welcome to Maine (Welcome To) (Hardcover)
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Welcome to Maine! Whether they're locals or visitors, young readers will love this bright, cheerful, fact-filled picture book celebration of "The Pine Tree State."
With information about the state's animals, plants, regions, food, people, customs, and fun places to visit, this tribute to Maine is the perfect gift for vacationers and residents alike. The warm, bright illustrations highlight the many delights to be found throughout the state. And the easy-yet-informative details ("You'll find the sweetest moose in Maine at the Len Libby candy shop in Scarborough. Lenny is a life-size moose made of chocolate!") give just the right amount of information to kids from preschool on up.
About the Author
ȦSA GILLAND is the illustrator of the Welcome To series of children's books about the US states. Her art has also appeared on stationery, textiles, and home decor. Ȧsa's father was a mapmaker, and he and Ȧsa would always make time to search out interesting sites and explore their surroundings. Ȧsa has lived in seven countries and loves to travel near and far with her two sons. Learn more about her work at asagilland.com, and follow her on Instagram at @asagilland.