Gabrielle Balkan: 50 States and 50 Cities

NOTE: DATE HAS CHANGED FROM SATURDAY, JULY 21ST TO FRIDAY, JULY 20TH

The 50 States

Ghost towns, swap tours, the center of the universe...
Bacon donuts, brainy berries, salmon jerky...
The French Fry King, The Mother of Oregon, The Queen of Blues...


Explore thousands of wondrous locations and be awed by the achievements of hundreds of people who helped make the United States of America what it is today.

In these FOUR curious collections of fact-filled maps, readers will meet every U.S. president, discover every state's flag, and learn key facts about how each state came to be. Essential and interesting. 

 

50 Cities of the USA

ALL ABOARD!
Take a tour of America's best-loved—and lesser-known—urban delights in this compendium of 50 city maps. Enjoy skyscraper streets, museum miles, local food trucks, and city parks from Anchorage to Washington, D.C. and discover more than 2,000 facts that celebrate the people, culture, and diversity that have helped make America what it is today.

Get a glimpse of the type of materials we're including in the images below. You can also vote for which objects to include in the VOTE FOR IT section of the Making Books Blog.

If you can't come in person - You can order a signed copy by ordering online and leaving a note, including any personalization! 

To order 50 States - Signed 50 States and to order 50 Cities - Signed 50 Cities.

 

 

Event date: 

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Event address: 

714 E Jefferson Blvd
South Bend, IN 46617
The 50 States: Explore the U.S.A. with 50 fact-filled maps! Cover Image
By Gabrielle Balkan, Sol Linero (Illustrator)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781847807113
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Wide Eyed Editions - October 1st, 2015

A 2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People (National Council for the Social Studies-Children's Book Council)

Be inspired by the inventiveness, beauty, and diversity of the United States in this curious collection of fact-filled maps.


The 50 States: Fun Facts: Celebrate the people, places and food of the U.S.A! Cover Image
By Gabrielle Balkan, Sol Linero (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781847808691
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Wide Eyed Editions - September 1st, 2016

Pack your bags and take the journey of a lifetime with this fun-filled activity book packed with maps, wildlife, people and places unique to America’s 50 states. In this summer companion title to the popular smash-hit The 50 States, you can celebrate the people, places and food of the U.S.A in an activity book like no other!


50 Cities of the U.S.A.: Explore America's cities with 50 fact-filled maps (The 50 States) Cover Image
By Gabrielle Balkan, Sol Linero (Illustrator)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781847808707
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wide Eyed Editions - September 7th, 2017

Explore skyscraper streets, museum miles, local food trucks and city parks of the United States of America and discover more than 2,000 facts that celebrate the people, culture, and diversity that have helped make America what it is today.