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A celebration of life in a day.
A composite of global cultures, Walk this World celebrates the everyday similarities and differences that exist between cultures around the world. Travel to a new country with every turn of the page, each with new surprises to discover: peek through windows, open doors, and delve underground by opening the many flaps on every spread.
About the Author
Jenny Broom studied at the Slade School of Fine Art and now writes, edits, and illustrates fiction and nonfiction for children of all ages. She lives in London.
Lotta Nieminen is a designer and illustrator from Helsinki. She studied at the University of Art and Design in Helsinki and the Rhode Island School of Design before winning the Art Directors Club Young Guns 8 award in 2010.
[A] a bright debut for the Finnish artist.
Walk This World will delight children ages 5-8 with its celebration of life in a day told through a stroll around the globe. Written by Jenny Broom and illustrated by Lotta Nieminen, this interactive book has more than 80 flaps for kids to open and enjoy as they travel from New York and visit places such as Australia, India, and London before returning with the heartfelt conclusion 'that though we might look different, underneath we're just the same.'
—New Jersey Family