A Celebration of Building
By Christy Hale
(Lee & Low Books, Hardcover, 9781600606519, 40pp.)
Publication Date: October 1, 2012
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Dreaming Up celebrates all this by pairing illustrations of children’s familiar play activities and informative, captivating concrete poems with photographs of real buildings that take the form and structure of children’s constructions to the level of architectural treasures. Locations
of the buildings highlighted—some famous and some less well-known—include Egypt, Japan, the United States, Spain, Colombia, China, Malaysia, and Canada. Brief introductions focusing on the childhoods of the renowned architects from around the world who designed the buildings conclude the book