Greenwillow Books, Hardcover, 9780061577796, 40pp.
Publication Date: May 25, 2010
And more than 840 miles of track.
What does it addup to?
Are you ready for Subway?
Christoph Niemann is also the creator of the picture books Subway, The Pet Dragon, and The Police Cloud, as well as the blog Abstract City at www.newyorktimes.com. He has illustrated covers for the New Yorker, the Atlantic, and the New York Times Magazine. The artist lives with his family in Berlin, Germany, and New York City.
“Distinctively urban and bold…train lovers everywhere will enjoy this picture-book ride.”
“This artistic tour de force will appeal to New Yorkers and visitors alike.”
“An abundance of droll details will delight regular straphangers and stir the imaginations of transportation-obsessed children.”
-Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“A sure hit with most youngsters, especially those who are transfixed by trains.”
-School Library Journal