This title is suitable for ages 3 to 8 years. The authors highlight each American state, through the travels of Alfred, an elephant, and Mr Monocle. They experience different geographical phenomena, historical landmarks, and witness different cultures. The goal is to show the greatness of the USA through words and illustrations.
Elizabeth O'Neill was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She studied at the Cleveland Art Institute, The Chicago Institute of Art, and Illinois University. For 25 years, she has taught art on many educational levels. O'Neill became a docent at the Cincinnati Art Museum in 1979 and continues to guide others through the Museum. As a practicing artist, she has her own studio and exhibits regularly in many galleries.