Ships (Hardcover)

By Robert Crowther, Robert Crowther (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763638528, 10pp.

Publication Date: November 11, 2008



Ready to set sail? Here comes the third book in Robert Crowther's transportation series -- a jam-packed, interactive look at all things nautical.

Take to the seas for a journey through nautical history From an acclaimed 3-D master comes a fact-fi lled exploration of vessels ranging from canoes to clippers, steamships to supertankers. Loaded with flaps, pull-tabs, and pop-ups, this fascinating resource invites readers to make a Greek bireme's many oars row in rhythm, open up a luxury ocean liner to see the bustling activities on each deck, and even become the master of their own pop-up port. Ships ahoy.

About the Author

Robert Crowther is the creator of TRAINS and FLIGHT as well as numerous other pop-up books, including COLORS, OPPOSITES, and SHAPES. He lives in Norfolk, England.