Round Trip

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Harper Collins, Oct 26, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
24 Reviews
"A visual stunner....The format is wonderfully inventive--once the traveler arrives in the city, the book is flipped over and read back to the beginning, with the black-and-white pictures taking on new meanings....Sure to delight and fascinate."--Publishers Weekly.

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Very interesting way to write a book and illustrations. - Goodreads
The illustrations are full bleed with no borders. - Goodreads
Some pictures I could easily see both directions. - Goodreads
The graphics, on the other hand, are phenomenal. - Goodreads
The story is simple and supports the illustrations. - Goodreads
The words and pictures were symmetrical. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

My five-year-old son picked this book out from the library last week. I was pretty happy that the book didn't feature numbers or letters. The text for this book is not especially strong or interesting ... Read full review

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User Review  - Harsha - Goodreads

very clever book! not all pictures work perfectly, but still it's very creative. Read full review

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About the author (1990)

Ann Jonas has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including Color Dance, Reflections, and Round Trip, which was an ALA Notable Book and a "New York Times" Best Illustrated Book. She is a graduate of Cooper Union and has worked as a graphic designer for many years with her husband, Donald Crews. They live in upstate New York.

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