This series introduces young readers to different continents and countries around the world, highlighting the differences and similarities between them. Clear, friendly text and big photos make these books a great starting point for learning about geography in general, and countries in particular. Welcome to France! In this book, young readers tell you all about what makes their country special, from its great capital city, to the landscape, people, food and things to see and do.
Jen Green received a doctorate from the University of Sussex (Dept of English and American Studies) in 1982. She worked in publishing for 15 years and is now a full-time writer, who has written over 150 books for children. Her book 'Your Feelings: I'm Special' was short-listed for the NASEN Special Needs Award.
1: Welcome to South Africa 2: People of South Africa 3: Cities 4: Town and country 5: Scenery and wildlife 6: What we eat 7: Having fun 8: Famous places 9: Festivals and holidays 10: Fast facts 11: Glossary 12: Index