Numbers in a Row:
An Iowa Number Book
COUNT ON IOWA
FOR TRAMPOLINES, ICE CREAM, SWING MUSIC AND SO MUCH MORE!
Sleeping Bear Press is pleased to announce the release of
Numbers in a Row: An Iowa Number Book.
With lively text, engaging rhymes and appealing illustrations, Numbers in a Row makes the history of Iowa relevant to readers everywhere. You have Iowa to thank if you have ever bounced on a trampoline, enjoyed an Eskimo Pie or danced to a Glenn Miller tune. Numbers in a Row tells readers about the people, places and products of Iowa in a style that is educational and entertaining.
Numbers in a Row is a fascinating companion title to H is for Hawkeye: An Iowa Alphabet with many new, fun and interesting facts about our 29th state.
Author of both Numbers in a Row and H is for Hawkeye, educator, and a West Bend native, Patricia A. Pierce, M. Ed., continues to share her love of writing. With fond memories of her high school athletic days, she was able to share part of Iowa's basketball history while expressing appreciation of her home state. As a graduate of Loras College, Dubuque also holds a special place in Patricia's heart. Learn more about the author at www.patriciapierce.com.
Dorothia Rohner is an award-winning artist and illustrator from Madrid, Iowa. She is well known for her botanical and nature paintings. She earned her degree in biological pre-medical illustration from Iowa State University. Her illustrations have appeared in garden, science and children's publications. Numbers in a Row: An Iowa Number Book is her second picture book. Her first picture book, Effie's Image, won Learning Magazine's 2006 Teachers' Choice Award. More of her work can be viewed online at www.paintedwings.com.
Numbers in a Row: An Iowa Number Book
Written by: Patricia A. Pierce, M. Ed.
Illustrated by: Dorothia Rohner
Release date: September 2006
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Hardcover, 11 x 9, 40 pages