City of Angels: In and Around Los Angeles

Written by Julie Jaskol and Brian Lewis 
Illustrated by Elisa Kleven 

Dutton Children's Books, 1999

New Edition by Angel City Press,

August, 2008

 

An ABA Pick of the List

 

 

 

“Readers will take away a portrait of an urban center teeming with cultural and geographical diversity..”
 -- starred, Publishers Weekly

 

“Jaskol and Lewis’s book captures a vivid sense of a major urban area’s bustle, diversity, and character...
children everywhere will find new details at every pass.”
 -- Kirkus, starred review 

 

“Kleven has created gorgeously colored spreads...A delightful introduction to an amazing metropolis.”
 -- Booklist 

 

“A valuable, entertaining resource that will inspire readers to explore their own communities...”
 -- School Library Journal

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