Brooklyn ABC: A Scrapbook of Everyone's Favorite Borough (Hardcover)

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Description


Brooklyn has become a destination in itself, with tourist buses traveling regular routes through the borough to show off its attractions to visitors from afar. Now the younger visitors can take home their own memento of Brooklyn in this interactive scrapbook.
A photographic celebration of Brooklyn's most kid-friendly and iconic spots, from the Cyclone at Coney Island to the Verrazano Narrows Bridge, this is an interactive travel scrapbook for visitors (and locals, too) who love the Borough of Kings and all it has to offer. Organized alphabetically, each spread shows off one of Brooklyn's best spots with photos and fun facts--plus space on each page for kids to draw their own interpretations, doodles, and memories of what they have seen.
· Statistics show more than 15 million tourists visit Brooklyn each year, many of them with kids in tow
· This book is ideal for visitors, but also a good pick for locals who love Brooklyn
· Scrapbook format allows kids to make it their own, personalized book about their unique experience of Brooklyn

About the Author


Krzysztof Poluchowiczis the in-house designer for the Brooklyn-based book publisher powerHouse Books. He has designed many best-selling titles as well as more than 400 posters for literary events at The POWERHOUSE Arena in Brooklyn. Kris has recently produced a project called "StationEntrance" that documents and illustrates New York's subway entrances. Originally from Poland, Kris now makes his home in Brooklyn, NY. Visit him at www.poluchowicz.com.

Praise For…


"The Coney Island Cyclone, water towers, and yarmulkes (“New York City has the largest Jewish population in the world outside Israel”) also get their due in a loving homage to and light overview of the wildly diverse borough."
- Publishers Weekly

"Poluchowicz . . . is a borough whisperer who’s got his alphabet on fleek. He’s bound to make your coolhunting tot fall in love with all things farmers’ market and quirky mustaches."
- NY Magazine, online




Product Details
ISBN: 9781576877517
ISBN-10: 1576877515
Publisher: Pow! Kids Books
Publication Date: April 14th, 2015
Pages: 56
Language: English