Mission Rome

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 098922676X
Release Date: 2014-05-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

'Mission Rome' takes your young travelers through the famous sights of Rome, engaging them in an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore city landmarks together.

Mission Paris

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226743
Release Date: 2014-01-11
Genre:

Mission Paris takes your young travelers through the famous sights of the City of Light, engaging them with an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore Parisian landmarks together as a family. Imagine, not only will your kids *want* to sightsee, together you'll uncover the intriguing histories of sights like the Louvre, Eiffel Tower, Palais Royal, Notre Dame, and many more.Say "au revoir" to a trip filled with the stress of keeping everyone entertained, instead say "bonjour" to a memorable family vacation, with your kids actively engaged in exploring the wonders of Paris with you.

Mission London

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226727
Release Date: 2014-11-15
Genre:

Mission London takes your young travelers through the famous sights of this international capital, engaging them with an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore London landmarks together as a family. Imagine, not only will your kids *want* to sightsee, together you'll uncover the intriguing histories of sights like Westminster Abbey, the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, and many more.Say "goodbye" to a trip filled with the stress of keeping everyone entertained, instead say "hello" to a memorable family vacation, with your kids actively engaged in exploring the wonders of London with you.

Mission Amsterdam

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226700
Release Date: 2015-06-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Mission Amsterdam takes your young travelers through the famous sights of the Dutch capital, engaging them with an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore city landmarks together. Say "tot ziens" (goodbye) to a trip filled with the stress of keeping everyone entertained. Instead, say "hallo" (hello) to a memorable vacation, with your kids actively engaged in exploring the landmarks of Amsterdam with you. Imagine, not only will your kids want to sightsee, together you'll uncover the intriguing histories of sights like the Van Gogh Museum, Royal Palace, Rijksmuseum, and many more. Mission Amsterdamensures a fun trip for everyone with a captivating, spy-theme scavenger hunt packed with fun activities and the fascinating stories behind the city's landmarks. Mission Amsterdam is a must-have book for kids visiting Amsterdam! Be sure to check out our other books for Paris, Rome, Barcelona, London, New York, and Washington, D.C. Here's what Amazon customers have to say about other books in the Scavenger Hunt AdventureTMseries: "This book was flat out fantastic. We took a family trip with two adults and one seven year old. I was worried that he would be bored looking at the museums and sights. This book made a huge, huge difference." -Chinagrl "This book helped make our trip...with 6th graders fun and fulfilling. We weren't sure how our kids would take to going to all the museums and landmarks...but this book had us visiting many sites more than once. They were so excited to find each item in the book." -CC in SF "Great for teenagers! I love these books! My kids are 12, 14 and 16 so I was afraid they might think they were "baby" books, but they are enjoying them." -Marilyn Thomas

Mission Barcelona

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226751
Release Date: 2014-03-03
Genre:

'Mission Barcelona' takes your young travelers through the famous sights of Barcelona, engaging them in an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore city landmarks together.

Mission New York

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226786
Release Date: 2015-02-19
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Headed to NYC with kids? Want to ensure your young explorers get the most out of their incredible opportunity to experience the Big Apple? Then you've come to the right place! Mission New York takes your young travelers through the famous sights of NYC, engaging them with an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore New York landmarks together. Say "goodbye" to a trip filled with the stress of keeping everyone entertained. Instead, say "hello" to a memorable vacation, with your kids actively engaged in exploring the landmarks of New York with you (yes, even at museums!). Get Mission New York today for your young jet-setters...and make sure it's in their bag when they take off for the Big Apple! Mission New York offers a fun vacation for everyone - with a captivating, spy-theme scavenger hunt packed with entertaining activities. When your kids set off on their mission, with the goal of earning enough points to become a special agent, they'll gain points as: -History Sleuths: They'll search for clues in the statues and sculptures of Central Park, the Statue of Liberty, and Rockefeller Center, to name only a few. -Culture Detectives: They'll discover the fascinating stories as they explore the collections of the Museum of Natural History, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art. -Monument Investigators: They'll uncover clues on the Brooklyn Bridge, at the Ellis Island Museum...and many more engaging activities. Experiencing NYC is an amazing opportunity for anyone, especially a young person. Make your kids' trip one to remember. Get Mission New York today for your young explorers...and be sure it's in their suitcase when they set off for the Big Apple! Be sure to check out our other books for Washington, D.C., Paris, Rome, Barcelona, London, Florence, and St. Augustine. Here's what Amazon customers have to say about other books in the Scavenger Hunt AdventureTMseries: "This book was flat out fantastic. We took a family trip with two adults and one seven year old. I was worried that he would be bored looking at the museums and sights. This book made a huge, huge difference." -Chinagrl "This book helped make our trip...with 6th graders fun and fulfilling. We weren't sure how our kids would take to going to all the museums and landmarks...but this book had us visiting many sites more than once. They were so excited to find each item in the book." -CC in SF "Great for teenagers! I love these books! My kids are 12, 14 and 16 so I was afraid they might think they were "baby" books, but they are enjoying them." -Marilyn Thomas

Mission Washington

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226778
Release Date: 2014-09-01
Genre:

'Mission Washington, D.C.' takes your young travelers through the famous sights of D.C., engaging them in an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore city landmarks together.

Kids Travel Guide Italy

Author: Shiela Leon
Publisher: Flyingkids
ISBN: 1910994022
Release Date: 2015-12-17
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Together with Leonardo, their tour guide, your kids will have so much fun discovering Italy-its history and geography, flags and symbols, food and culture, and even some useful words in Italian! Leonardo makes it interesting with "juicy information," challenging quizzes, special tasks, and colorful activities.

Michelangelo for Kids

Author: Simonetta Carr
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 9781613731963
Release Date: 2016-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Art historian Simonetta Carr draws on recent scholarship that challenges the traditional view of Michelangelo as a recluse. Readers will also learn about the complex and fluid era of the Italian Renaissance and how the times affected his life and work. Lavish photos, informative sidebars, a time line, glossary, and suggestions for further readings add value, while 21 hands-on activities help young readers identify with the artist and his work.

Food Lover s Guide to the World

Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 9781743605813
Release Date: 2014-09-01
Genre: Cooking

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher* When we travel, it's often love at first bite. Food Lover's Guide to the World presents a lifetime of eating experiences that will lead you from one end of the globe to the other. Take your taste buds on a tour around the world and cook up your next great culinary adventure. Celebrity food-lover contributions Best places to find local dishes in cities great and small Cultural tips and how-to-eat etiquette Introductions by Mark Bittman and James Oseland More than 50 recipes to cook back home Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Carolyn Bain, Luke Waterson, Anthony Ham, Rob Whyte, Sarina Singh, Helen Ranger, Lucy Burningham, Andrew Bender, Mara Vorhees, Nicola Williams, Duncan Garwood, Austin Bush, Janine Eberle, Gabi Mocatta, Tom Parker Bowles, Will Gourlay, Joe Bindloss, Zoe Li, Jessica Lee, Denise Phillips, Sarah Baxter, Emily Matchar. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places where they travel. TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia) *#1 in the world market share - source: Nielsen Bookscan. Australia, UK and USA. March 2012-January 2013

Kids Travel Guide Rome

Author: Shiela H Leon
Publisher:
ISBN: 1910994006
Release Date: 2015-12-13
Genre:

Together with Leonardo, their own tour guide, your kids will have so much fun discovering Rome-its history and geography, the Italian culture and language-and exploring Rome's best sites for children. Leonardo makes it interesting with "juicy information," challenging quizzes, special tasks, and colorful activities.

Century 1 Ring of Fire

Author: Pierdomenico Baccalario
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0375892265
Release Date: 2009-09-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Every hundred years, four kids from four cities must save the world. Rome, December 29. A mix-up with their reservations forces Harvey from New York, Mistral from Paris, and Sheng from Shanghai to share a room with the hotel owner’s daughter, Elettra. The four kids discover an amazing coincidence—they all have birthdays on February 29, Leap Day. That night, a strange man gives them a briefcase and asks them to take care of it until he returns. Soon afterward, the man is murdered. The kids open the briefcase. In it they find a series of clues that take them all over Rome, through dusty libraries and dark catacombs, in search of the elusive Ring of Fire, an ancient object so powerful that legend says even a Roman emperor couldn’t control it. In the first book of the Century quartet, Italian author P. D. Baccalario begins a mystery that will take four cities and four extraordinary kids to solve. From the Hardcover edition.

The Tapper Twins Tear Up New York

Author: Geoff Rodkey
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780316380294
Release Date: 2015-09-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Tapper twins' scavenger hunt takes cutthroat competition to hilarious new heights! In the follow up to The Tapper Twins Go to War, Geoff Rodkey delivers another ultra-modern comedy told as oral history with texts, screenshots and smartphone photos. When Claudia initiates a citywide scavenger hunt to raise money for charity, it's not just the twins' opposing teams that run riot. With the whole school racing to trade in sights seen for points to score front row tickets at Madison Square Garden, they may not get to the finish line with their dignity-and social lives-intact!

When in Rome a Kid s Guide to Rome

Author: Penelope Dyan
Publisher: Bellissima Publishing
ISBN: 1935630008
Release Date: 2010-03
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Rome! Magnificent Rome! From the lights of Rome at night to its busy days, there is excitement and magic in the air! There is truly no place quite like Rome. So take a walk through history as you and your child uncover the old Rome and marvel at the splendor of today's Rome. Tour the Colosseum and hear the tales of the games played there. Imagine you are a citizen of old Rome and see how exciting and modern these old Romans really were! Enjoy the photography of John D. Weigand and the poetry of Penelope Dyan as you trace their footsteps through time and marvel at all the glory of the Vatican. Climb the Spanish steps and toss a coin in the Trevi Fountain and make a wish. And remember as you smile and laugh with your child as they are introduced to Rome, that there is truly no place like home, unless you're in Rome; and add this book to your Bellissima travel books for kids that look simply great on your coffee table!