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A stunning graphic picture book by award-winning author illustrator Marc Martin with quirky facts about different places around the world.

A book about everything* for everyone.

From Hong Kong to the Amazon and Ulaanbaatar to Antarctica, come on a guided journey around the world and discover the many things that make each place unique. Sleepy sloths, colourful cows, prolific pastries, staggering skylines, terrible traffic, bustling bodies, burglarising baboons . . . you’ll be surprised by what you find along the way!

From award-winning author and illustrator Marc Martin comes a quirky fact-filled adventure for curious globetrotters, young and old.

*almost!

Reviews

http://www.kids-bookreview.com/2016/10/review-lots.html

Tania McCartney, Kids Book Review

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780670078943

    October 3, 2016

    Viking

    40 pages

    RRP $24.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • 2016
    Winner
    Best Designed Children's Illustrated Book
  • Australian Book Design Awards
    2016
    Winner
    Best Designed Children's Illustrated Book
  • Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
    2017
    Shortlisted
    5–8 Years

Also by Marc Martin

What's Up Top?
Big Beautiful World
A River
Max
The Curious Explorer's Illustrated Guide to Exotic Animals
A Forest

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