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St. Louis Architecture for Kids
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St. Louis Architecture for Kids


Written and illustrated to appeal to children of all ages, St. Louis Architecture for Kids provides an exciting tour of the unique built landscape of the St. Louis region from A to Z! Lee Ann Sandweiss's playful verse incorporates history and local lore into a celebration of the region's architectural treasures. The text is complemented by color collage illustrations that combine the whimsy of Phyllis Harris's delightful characters and Gen Obata's exquisite architectural photography. St. Louis Architecture for Kids is a great way for children, parents, teachers, and grandparents to learn more about the familiar sites and surprising secrets of the St. Louis region. Colorful maps at the front and back provide useful references for those inspired to visit the sites on family or school outings. From the Arch to the Zoo, St. Louis Architecture for Kids is a must-have book for anyone who loves St. Louis and wants to ignite the curiosity and appreciation for its built environment in youngsters.

2001
36 pages, 32 ills.
ISBN: 1883982-42-1, $15.95, hardcover
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