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Chicago Baby (Local Baby Books)

Jerome Pohlen, Violet Lemay (Illustrator)

Board book

List Price: 8.95*
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Description

In this snapshot of Chicago, spirited and charming images pair with quirky text to guide young readers through this unique city.

Babies act as tour guides, showcasing where they live and play in the city while providing an authentic tour of all things local in this sturdy and appealing board book. From famed attractions to iconic landmarks, this educational and entertaining read captures the essence of what it means to live in and visit Windy City.

duopress, 9781938093036, 22pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2013



About the Author

Jerome Pohlen has written for the Chicago Reader, Reader's Digest, and Time Out Chicago and is the author of Albert Einstein and Relativity for Kids, Doodle Chicago, Oddball Illinois, and more than 20 travel, science, and children's books. He lives in Chicago.


Violet Lemay is an award‑winning author and illustrator whose children’s books include 100 Pablo PicassosMy Foodie ABC, Artists and Their Pets, and the Local Baby series, which includes New York Baby and Beach Babies. Violet worked as a professor of illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Georgia. Her illustrations have been published by Penguin, Holt, HarperCollins, McGraw-Hill, Scholastic, and Highlights magazine. Violet currently lives in Auckland, New Zealand.