Subtitle Weird and Wonderful Facts About The Sunshine State
Description Description Explore Florida, the US state known for sea, sand, sun and fun, with this book full of quickfire facts and colourful maps.
Glide by gators in the Everglades, ride rollercoasters in Orlando, and move to the music of Miami as you explore this unique and diverse state. You’ll learn why Key lime pie should never be green, how piracy landed on the coast of Florida, and how famous Floridians have changed the world.
Each of Florida’s major cities and regions is covered in this comprehensive rundown of the Sunshine State, from Tallahassee to the Treasure Coast. Plus, get a dose of Florida’s fascinating past from a history timeline, and spot your favourite Florida locales on infographic maps.
Wildlife, culture, trailblazers, and the quirkier side of Florida are all spotlit on dedicated spreads, with classic symbols of Floridian life in bold colours. Ideal for young readers with a keen interest in the states, Florida is a slice of American culture with something for everyone. And just like Florida, this book has it all!
From The 50 States series. These books for young explorers celebrate the USA and the wider world with key facts and fun activities about the people, history and natural environments that make each location within them uniquely wonderful. Beautiful illustrations, maps and infographics bring the places to colourful life.
Also available in this series: 50 Adventures in the 50 States, 50 Trailblazers of the 50 States, Only in America, Only in California, Only in Texas, We Are the United States, and a wide range of activity books.