Letters from New York
Making Pictures with the A-B-C
Maree Coote, Melbournestyle Books (MAY) Hardcover $17.99 (24pp), 978-0-9924917-6-5
The alphabet emerges from famous sights and sounds in New York City. This rhythmic tour takes visual poetry to a new level. Children are encouraged to spell out the names of well-known buildings, bridges, and people while searching amid boldly hued shape art made of individual upper- and lowercase letters. Find a squirrel with a letter S tail or the T depicting Liberty’s torch, all in varying fanciful colors and fonts.