Highest Mountain, Smallest Star (Hardcover)

A Visual Compendium of Wonders

By Kate Baker, Page Tsou (Illustrator)

Big Picture Press, 9781536204056, 80pp.

Publication Date: October 23, 2018

List Price: 22.00*
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An exploration of natural and manmade wonders told through stunning Victorian-style infographics.

Do you know how tall the tallest mountain on Earth is? Or how deep the deepest ocean goes? Have you ever wondered how a dinosaur would measure up against the Great Pyramid of Giza? Or if a bird could fly faster than an airplane? Learn all this and more in this exquisite book of superlatives and comparisons. Illustrated by award-winning artist Page Tsou, this is a visual feast of a compendium that will fill readers with wonder at the world we live in.

About the Author

Page Tsou is a visual artist based in Taipei. He completed an MA in communication art and design at the Royal College of Art in 2009. He works on both commercial and personal art projects.

Kate Baker is a writer and editor of children's books for all ages on subjects ranging from history and travel to natural history and mythology. Her books include Secrets of the Sea and Walk This Wild World.