Kids learn about the landscapes, cultures, and customs from all over the world with this clear and colorful introduction to world geography. This series of reference books has alphabetically arranged entries, cross-references, and fun and quirky facts. 12 maps. 75 photos.
Acclaim for the First Encyclopedia series: Young trivia mavens and/or budding Jeopardy! questioners can quadruple their knowledge via the Scholastic First Encyclopedia seriescopious, vibrantly colored photos and drawings blend with lucid, age appropriate data. Publisher's Weekly
The writing is precise without being technical and accompanies a host of simple paintings and large, sometimes lively, full-color photos. School Library Journal