From sea to shining sea, learn about our nation’s 50 states!
Join the Smithsonian on a cross-country trip across the United States in Smithsonian Jigsaw Journeys: The 50 States. Kids ages 6 and up will become American history experts as they learn about what makes each state unique by reading the 48-page fact book. The included brightly-illustrated poster and puzzle will gives kids extra opportunities to learn the location and capitals of each of the fifty states.
Ruth Strother is an award-winning writer and editor whose work has touched children around the globe. From running editorial departments at publishing houses to freelance writing and editing, Ruth has immersed herself in the creation of books for both children and adults. Her latest written works for children include W is for Woof: A Dog Alphabet and the NSTA/CBC Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children B is for Blue Planet: an Earth Science Alphabet. Ruth lives in Southern California with her husband, daughter, and two dogs.
Sara Lynn Cramb grew up in Ohio where she first discovered her love for picture books and for drawing maps, animals, and monsters. She received her BFA in graphic design and illustration from the University of Akron. She currently lives in Athens, GA, with her husband, two turtles, and a pair of mischievous cats.