Play your way through the U.S. of A with the Only in America! Activity Book, which takes you from Alaska to Alabama via the strangest facts, the biggest foods, the craziest events, and plenty of super-fun puzzles, games, and challenges to boot.
This one-of-a-kind activity book takes you on an exploration of the weird and wonderful 50 states, celebrating the people, places and cultures that make America unique. Inside, you will find crosswords, word searches, mazes, quizzes, coloring, and so much more. Each activity is themed around a different facet of the Freaky Fifty, and every page is fit to burst with unbelievable trivia. Where else but America would you find Einstein’s eyeballs and the world’s smallest cat? The answer is: in this book!
The Only in America! Activity Book is a wild ride through the States as you’ve never seen them before, and the perfect pairing of did-you-know facts with fun, engrossing activities to test your creativity, problem-solving, and general knowledge. This book makes an ideal gift for 6- to 10-year-olds on those long road trips, school breaks, or simply afternoons at home.
The states await! Grab your pen and your coloring pencils, get stuck in, and discover firsthand what makes you say, “Only in America!”
If you love this activity book, check out the original Only in America!, the essential guide to all that’s odd and awesome in the USA.
The 50 States series of books for young explorers celebrates 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 colorful life.
Also available from the series:50 Trailblazers of the 50 States, Only in America, Only in California, Only in Texas, We Are the United States, 50 Adventures in the 50 States, 50 Maps of the World, 50 Maps of the World Activity Book, and The 50 States.
About the Author
ALAN BERRY RHYS is an illustrator based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He has had solo shows in Argentina, Chile Paraguay and California and Portland, Oregon in the USA. His work is infused with nostalgic Americana and references retro graphic sign painting as well as contemporary pop culture.
Claire Saunders is a freelance writer and editor. A graduate of Cambridge University, she has been editing for over 20 years, and has worked on over two dozen titles for Ivy Kids. She has a son, 12, and a daughter, 10, and lives in Lewes in southern England.
Heather Alexander is the author of numerous books for children, both fiction and nonfiction, including Only In America, Eat Bugs: Project Startup, A Child’s Introduction to the Nutcracker, A Child’s Introduction to Egyptology, and the Wallace and Grace early chapter book series. She works as a children's book editor and is proud to call sunny Los Angeles home. Visit her at heatheralexanderbooks.com.