Here is a world of wonders from A to Z. Inspired by seventeenth-century French trade engravings, Anita Lobel's brilliant paintings of the shopkeepers on Market Street--each composed of his or her wares--will provide blissful hours for all who join the Lobels on an unforgettable shopping spree.
Readers are introduced to the letters of the alphabet as they accompany a child on a trip to an old-fashioned outdoor market where such items as Apples, Flowers, Noodles, and Wigs can be purchased. The colorful paintings that accompany the text were inspired by 17th century French trade engravings.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Subgenre: Imagination + Play, Concepts / Alphabet, General