Celebrating Pennsylvania (Paperback)

50 States to Celebrate (Green Light Readers Level 3)

By Jane Kurtz, C.B. Canga (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780544419735, 40pp.

Publication Date: August 25, 2015

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Hardcover (8/25/2015)

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“The titles in this series are perfect for reports on the fifty states.” —Kiss the Book blog

Say hello to Mr. Geo, everybody's favorite geography teacher! He loves to explore new places. Today he's visiting Pennsylvania. His first stop is Philadelephia for a grand parade on the Fourth of July. He'll tap the Liberty Bell, visit Independence Hall, and meet up with Betsy Ross and Ben Franklin in the Historic District too. Then he'll visit Amish Country, Hershey, Pittsburgh, the Poconos, and much more. Join Mr. Geo and discover what makes Pennsylvania a state to celebrate. Includes maps, fun facts, learning activities, and colorful you-are-there illustrations. 

About the Author

JANE KURTZ lives in Portland, Oregon. She has written more than thirty fiction and nonfiction books for children, including Lanie and Lanie's Real Adventure from the American Girl Today series, Anna Was Here, and River Friendly, River Wild, a story in verse for which she received a Golden Kite award. Visit her website at  www.janekurtz.com.

C.B. Canga has illustrated numerous early chapter books, including Field Trip Mysteries by Steve Brezenoff. He lives in Pleasant Hill, California.

Praise For Celebrating Pennsylvania: 50 States to Celebrate (Green Light Readers Level 3)

"Mustached Mr. Geo takes young readers on a tour of Pennsylvania in this lively installment in the Green Light Readers series...a pleasing way to travel and learn."