Item description for Cool Maps for Curious Kids #2: Afghanistan, an Unauthorized Tour of the Land of A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS and THE KITE RUNNER (Cool Maps for Curious Kids) by W. Frederick Zimmerman...
Welcome to Cool Maps for Curious Kids! Nimble Books believes in "no compromises" maps for kids aged 7 to 77. We believe kids are pretty darned good little geographers and that they deserve to see interesting maps, not goofy pastel cartoons. Note that this is not an atlas; our goal is for you and your kids to be energized to learn more. What we provide in this book is a variety of interesting perspectives. The motivation for this particular volume is that rather remarkably! two books about Afghanistan is at the top of the best seller list right now. Khaled Hosseini's THE KITE RUNNER and A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS have earned rapturous reviews. We suspect that many adults and their children will be interested in knowing more about the nation where these books take place.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.4" Width: 8.2" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.15 lbs.
Release Date Oct 21, 2007
Publisher Nimble Books
ISBN 1934840009 ISBN13 9781934840009
Availability 116 units. Availability accurate as of Mar 28, 2017 10:08.
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More About W. Frederick Zimmerman
W. Frederick Zimmerman, Microsoft MVP, is the product development editor for tabletpctalk.com. He is also the editor of OneNoteInfoCenter.com. Previously, Frederick directed emerging technology strategy for LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier. Frederick lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with his wife and two children.
W. Frederick Zimmerman currently resides in Ann Arbor. W. Frederick Zimmerman was born in 1961.
Reviews - What do customers think about Cool Maps for Curious Kids #2: Afghanistan, an Unauthorized Tour of the Land of A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS and THE KITE RUNNER (Cool Maps for Curious Kids)?
Worthless for kids...or adults....or teachers...or anybody. Feb 5, 2008
This was such a profound disappointment, I hasten to discourage anybody from going to the trouble buy this book....especially if you hate to send things back...like me. Please understand, this is NOT a book of maps, it is a book of PICTURES of maps,and thus worthless as a real map user. The book is fairly small and the maps, originally much larger were reduced to a size which rendered them illegible and the information inaccessible. Don't go for it, unless you are perhaps the compiler's dearest relative.