Flight 1-2-3 (Hardcover)

By Maria van Lieshout

Chronicle Books, 9781452116624, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 12, 2013

List Price: 14.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


What can you see when you go on an airplane journey? 1 airplane, 2 luggage carts, 3 check-in counters, and so much more! Using familiar airport signs, this striking book introduces little ones not only to numbers, but to the world around them. Equally suitable for the transportation-obsessed as well as any child learning to count, this fresh and dynamic picture book follow-up to Backseat A-B-See will entertain and educate at home, in the classroom, and on the go.

About the Author

Maria van Lieshout is the author-illustrator of several picture books, including Backseat A-B-See. She was born and raised in Holland and now lives in San Francisco with her husband and young son.

Praise For Flight 1-2-3

"A great book to take with you while traveling with kids."--Coos and Ahhs

"Equal parts sleek modern art, counting primer, and entirely useful step-by-step guide for first-time fliers." - Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Book this in-flight entertainment for baby's first journey at 10,000 feet."--Pregnancy and Newborn Magazine

"This useful guide will engage children and create an enjoyable visit to an airport." - School Library Journal

"This is a gem!" - Travel for Kids

"Make room in your carry-on for this book, perfect for pre- and in-flight entertainment for frequent and fledgling fliers alike." - The Horn Book Magazine

"For an educational way to introduce children to the big world of air travel, this is just the ticket." - The New York Times

"Expresses humor and warmth with its own sense of style." - Booklist

"A perfect travel companion." - Reading Today