A Walk in New York (Hardcover)

By Salvatore Rubbino, Salvatore Rubbino (Illustrator)

Candlewick, 9780763638559, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 14, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (9/12/2017)
Prebound (9/12/2017)

List Price: 17.99*
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A wide-eyed boy and his dad explore the Big Apple’s busy streets and towering views in this child-friendly tribute to an incomparable city.

New York City — the perfect place for a boy and his dad to spend the day! Follow them on their walk around Manhattan, from Grand Central Terminal to the top of the Empire State Building, from Greenwich Village to the Statue of Liberty, learning lots of facts and trivia along the way. In this unabashed ode to America’s biggest city, Salvatore Rubbino’s fresh, lively paintings and breezy text capture the delight of a young visitor experiencing the wonders of New York firsthand.
Back matter includes an index.

About the Author

Salvatore Rubbino, a graduate of the Royal College of Art in London, says A Walk in New York, his first picture book, began as a series of paintings that were shortlisted for the Victoria and Albert Museum Illustration Awards.

Praise For A Walk in New York

An intriguing snapshot of the Big Apple, sure to delight New York City residents, tourists, and would-be visitors.
—School Library Journal (starred review)