A Trip to the Bottom of the World with Mouse

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Candlewick Press, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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There’s so much to see at the bottom of the world! Join a young explorer and his best friend, Mouse, on a sea journey to Antarctica, where they make new friends with penguins and a whale — and have all kinds of fun. Young readers won’t stop grinning as they’re swept away by the strange and magical world created by Frank Viva, the bestselling author of Along a Long Road, and they’ll want to start the book again as soon as they reach the end!

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I love the simple style of these illustrations. - Goodreads
PB 21: I really enjoyed the artwork in this book. - Goodreads
The illustrations are amazing too. - Goodreads
It is a intro to graphic books. - Goodreads
And it's all about looking at the pictures! - Goodreads

Review: A Trip to the Bottom of the World with Mouse (Toon Books Level 1)

User Review  - Leticia Martinez - Goodreads

I personally like the illustrations in this book, they follow the text to the story well. For a short story, it goes into detail about a Mouse that wants to go home once him and his owner or pal? and ... Read full review

Review: A Trip to the Bottom of the World with Mouse (Toon Books Level 1)

User Review  - Destiny Dawn Long - Goodreads

This Toon Book for brand new readers draws on the author's own experience from his trip to Antarctica. In this comic, though, he goes with his companion, Mouse, who keeps asking to go home. It's a ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Frank Viva is an illustrator and designer who lives in Toronto, Canada. He is a cover artist for The New Yorker and sits on two college advisory boards. He is passionate about cooking, eating, and his daily bike ride to the office. His first picture book, Along a Long Road, received wide critical acclaim and was chosen by the New York Times as one of the Ten Best Illustrated Books of 2011. A Trip to The Bottom of the World with Mouse is based on Frank's experiences aboard a Russian research vessel during a trip to the Antarctic Peninsula.

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