Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building (Hardcover)

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Looking for a fun and endlessly engaging book to introduce architecture to young children? This is it! This delightful book celebrates creativity by pairing images of young children at play with photographs of architectural gems from around the world that mirror the children's creations. Rhyming text, written in the shape of the structures, is perfect for reading aloud. You and your kids will love the endnotes that give fascinating facts about each building and the architect who built it. 

— Rhonda


A collection of illustrations, concrete poetry, and photographs that shows how young children's constructions, created as they play, are reflected in notable works of architecture from around the world.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781600606519
ISBN-10: 1600606512
Publisher: Lee & Low Books
Publication Date: October 2012
Pages: 40
Language: English