Bridges Are to Cross

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, Nov 1, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
6 Reviews
This ingeniously engineered book takes readers from the car-carrying Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California to the water-carrying Segovia Aqueduct in Spain to the people-carrying Ponte di Rialto in Italy. Readers young and old will delight in poring over the bridges and their settings, all impressively replicated and packed with details.

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User Review  - rpazmino-calligan - LibraryThing

While this book is not chock full of text, it does give a glimpse of many different bridges all over the world. Each bridge is described by what or who crosses it and there is a date of when it was ... Read full review

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User Review  - Romelle - Goodreads

What is captivating about this book is the artwork, which is done with intricately cut paper. This picture book was filed under the picture book section of my library. The text is uniformly formatted ... Read full review

About the author (2000)

Philemon Sturges was an architect and the author of several books for children, including I Love Trains!, I Love Trucks!, I Love Planes!, I Love School!, and I Love Bugs!

Giles Laroche lives in Salem, Massachusetts. His amazing paper relief art has illustrated many children's books. This is his first book for Houghton Mifflin.

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