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Alphabet City Melbourne

By Maree Coote
Illustrated by Maree Coote

Look up, look down, look all around, The Alphabet’s all over town. It’s hidden in the scenery - The letters of the A-B-C! This is a unique photographic alphabet book for infants and early readers, featuring letters of the alphabet as found in the de

This clever little book helps your littlies learn the A-B-C through shapes and letter-forms found in Melbourne. Affectionately dubbed 'Son of The Melbourne Book', this little book offers Coote's unique sense of place and belonging to yet another readership group. As well as fun and games in identifying the shapes of letters, there's also fun in eventually seeing them in-situ in the city.

  • Introduces the connection between shapes and letter shapes
  • Inspirational, creative, ingenious. Bold bright colour
  • Sharpen observational skills while discovering the world of architecture and the city of Melbourne

About the author

Maree Coote is a writer, designer, illustrator, photographer and publisher. She has enjoyed an award-winning career in advertising and understands Melbourne's unique advantage well. Her many creative passions converge in her studies of Melbourne's history, which is the focus of her work in object design and in publishing over the past ten years. Maree is passionate about a sense of place and history, and she brings this to life in multiple platforms for multiple audiences. Her affinity for Melbourne is unique and highly informed. Her skill is bringing ideas to life, and communicating ideas to any audience 'in whatever form gives them most power: books, artwork, song, stories, design, film...".

ISBN: 9780975704790
Imprint: Melbournestyle Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Board Book
Release Date: October 1, 2013
Dimensions: 150 x 150mm, 28pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $21.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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