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BK -- N is for Our Nation's Capital: A Washington DC Alphabet

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By Roland Smith and Marie Smith, Illustrated by Barbara Gibson

Museums and monuments define the Washington, DC landscape, but the stories behind this majestic capital merely begin here.

Looking beyond the monuments, from Abigail Adams to the National Zoo, to all the cherry blossoms, flags, houses, and presidents in between, N is for Our Nation's Capital is like a guided tour along the most interesting routes in our capital. Did you know the cherry trees that are an integral part of DC's scenery were gifts from Japan? Or that Mrs. Taft planted the first two?

Marie and Roland Smith have collaborated on several alphabet titles, including B is for Beaver: An Oregon Alphabet and Z is for Zookeeper: A Zoo Alphabet. They live on a small farm south of Portland. The author of many books for children, Roland has also penned Sleeping Bear Press's middle-grade series, I, Q.
  • Ages 6 and up
  • Hardcover
  • 40 pages
  • 9 inches X 11 inches


Item Price: $18.00
Member Price: $16.20