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  • Age Range: 6 and up
  • Grade Level: 1 - 3
  • Series: Discover America State by State
  • Hardcover: 40 pages
  • Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press (September 30, 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1585361615
  • ISBN-13: 978-1585361618
  • Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 11.3 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #571,251 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Artist Troy Howell has had a prolific career as a children's book illustrator, with countless books to his credit. He received his formal art education from the Art Center in Los Angeles and the Illustrators' Workshops in New York. Troy lives in Falmouth, Virginia.

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Pamela Duncan Edwards grew up in the Wirral, but has spent most of her adult life in the USA. She worked as a children's librarian before becoming a writer and is now the bestselling author of over 30 children's books.

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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By R S Cobblestone VINE VOICE on August 4, 2006
Format: Hardcover
O is for Old Dominion is the Virginia edition of the Discover America State By State series. As in all other books I've read in this series (Ohio, Hawaii, Utah), the editing, illustrations, and writing are consistently well done.

I was wondering how author Edwards would handle the slavery/Confederacy issue. I think it was handled with a sensitivity appropriate for a "children's book."

It must be easier to write a book in this series when your state has such a rich history and geography! With only 26 "letters" to use to feature key points, it is a wonder Pamela Edwards could even narrow it down to 26 featured subjects!
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My daughter in law got one of these for Christmas - From Michigan where she grew up, and we really liked the illustrations, so I ordered 3 more for other places we have lived. Very nice
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By Natasha L. Schmitt on December 21, 2012
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The tunnel arrived quickly, box and product were in good shape as indicated in the description prior to purchasing. Thanks.
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By Heather Dudley on October 19, 2012
Format: Hardcover
So nice to have a book that teaches my toddler about her home state. Pictures are beautiful. Very well written.
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By Amanda on May 23, 2010
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Love this series of books. Beautiful illustrations. Can be read to a younger reader and for the older reader the in depth sidebars can be read.
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