Fall '17

Idaho

From the Set U.S.A. Travel Guides

From river rafting in Lewiston to skiing in Sun Valley, there's lots to see and do in Idaho! Additional features include maps on each spread, state symbols, famous people, fact bubbles, and informative captions that highlight some of the things that make Idaho special. A table of contents, sources for further research, a phonetic glossary, and an index support readers and extend learning.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
$28.50 $19.95
$45.64 $31.95
  • Idaho
  • Boating Through Hells Canyon
  • Rocks, Caves, and Waterfalls
  • Watching Wildlife in Payette National Forest
  • The Shoshone Bannock Indian Festival
  • Sacajawea’s Birthplace
  • Old Fort Hall Replica in Pocatello
  • Museum Comes to Life
  • Basques and the San Inazio Festival
  • Sierra Silver Mine in Historic Wallace
  • Minidoka Dam and Power Plant Near Rupert
  • Idaho Spud Day in Shelley
  • The Idaho National Laboratory
  • The State Capitol in Boise
  • River Rafting in Idaho
  • Fun in Sun Valley
  • Our Trip
  • State Symbols
  • State Flag and Seal
  • State Song
  • Famous People
  • Words to Know
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Dewey 979.6
Lexile 640
ATOS Reading Level 3.8
Guided Reading Level S
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Reinforced book, Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781503819528, 9781503822375
Copyright 2018, 2018
Number of Pages 40, 40
Dimensions 8 x 9.5, 8 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations

A Review of "U.S.A. Travel Guides" in Children's Bookwatch

A premier publisher of non-fiction books for young readers, ‘The Child’s World’ has now published a new and highly recommended series for students in grades 2 through 5 called ‘U.S.A. Travel Guides’. There are 52 hardcover volumes, one for each of the 50 states plus Washington DC and Puerto Rico, with each individual 40 page book featuring an Author/Illustrator biography; Detailed maps, an Index; a Glossary of key words; Suggested websites Sources for further research; a Table of contents; an Informative sidebars. Although each individual title is also available individually (Reinforced Binding, $19.95 each) as well as in a digital book format (Hosted eBook, $31.95). All of the volumes comprising the ‘U.S.A. Travel Guides’ series follow this basic format: ‘Wisconsin’: Wisconsin; Prairie Du Chien’s Prairie Villa Rendezvous; Badger Holes in Mineral Point; Old World Wisconsin Near Eagle; Syttende Mall in Stoughton; The Lumberjack World Championships in Hayward; Summerfest in Milwaukee; Wisconsin Dells and the Leaping Dog; The Snowmobile Derby in Eagle River; Sandhill Wildlife Area Bison; The State Capitol in Madison; A Farm Vacation on Washington Island; Carr Valley Cheese Factory in La Valle; Green Bay’s Cheeseheads; The House on the Rock in Spring Green; EAA Air Venture in Oshkosh; Our Trip; State Flag and Seal; State Symbols; State Song Famous People; Words to Know; To Learn More; Index. Every school and community library in a given state should, at a minimum, acquire their own particular state’s title in this outstanding series.

Author: Ann Heinrichs

Ann Heinrichs grew up in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She began playing the piano at age three and thought she would grow up to be a pianist. Instead, she became a writer. She is the author of more than seventy books for children and young adults on Asian, African, and U.S. history and cultures, as well as natural history subjects. Ann has also written numerous newspaper, magazine, and encyclopedia articles. She is an award-winning martial artists, specializing in t’ai chi empty-hand and sword forms. Ms. Heinrichs now lives in Chicago.

Illustrator: Matt Kania