Children's Books

Big City Explorer

Join Penguin as he travels through 28 of the most amazing cities in the world. Learn about Istanbul, London, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Moscow, Rome, Berlin, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Beijing, Seoul, Dublin, Mexico City, Singapore, Madrid, Cairo, Dubai, Sydney, Auckland, Amsterdam, Toronto, Cape Town, Mumbai, Washington, D.C. and Chicago.Each city has its own double-page spread including a map of the central district, showing sites, cultural information, hot spots and famous landmarks. Look out for over 100 special details within the pages waiting to be explored! Packed with information, colour illustrations and educational fun and featuring a detachable compass in the cover.Age range: 5 upwards

About The Author

Maggie is a freelance illustrator working in London since she graduated from Kingston University in 2010. She is the Art Director of popular magazine, OKIDO and is working on their forthcoming TV series, The Okido Show, due to be aired on Cbeebies early 2015. Her work has appeared in The Big Issue, Sunday Times, Telegraph, Le Monde, Reader's Digest, New Statesman, Wired, Time Out, Flamingo magazine and Condé Nast Traveller. She also works with Google, Eurostar, Heineken and American Airlines. Maggie is part of the increasingly popular Zombie Collective. Maggie particularly likes working with maps and old travelling ephemera.

  • Publish Date: May 01, 2016
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction - General
  • Publisher: Pavilion Children's
  • Trim Size: 9-4/9 x 9-4/9
  • Pages: 64
  • US Price: $18.99
  • CDN Price: $22.99
  • ISBN: 978-1-84365-274-8

Author Bookshelf: Maggie Li