Grab this book and take a look at maps and grids and scales and keys. You'll learn how to get from Maine to Belize!
Author: Tish Rabe; Illustrator: Aristides Ruiz
Hardcover; 45 pages; full-color illustrations
Dr. Seuss Enterprises; copyright 2002
Bridges the gap between "concept" books for preschoolers and nonfiction books for fluent readers
This Seuss-inspired book introduces young readers to important basic concepts regarding maps and how to use them. Concepts include latitude and longitude, scale, cardinal directions, legends, marine charts and topographical maps. The information is presented in rhyme that both educates and entertains beginning readers.