A new addition to Black Dog's fun and fact-filled series?with a die-cut, state-shaped cover! Kids and adults alike will learn about the history, geography, and people of New Jersey in this charmingly illustrated explorations of the population-dense U.S. state. Die-cut in the shape of the Garden State, the book takes readers on an extended road trip and nature walk through the geographical hot spots of each region. Full of fun and quirky facts on the Appalachian Trail, Princeton University, and more, State Shapes: New Jersey is a fascinating and educational addition to any child's bookshelf.
Erin McHugh is a former publishing executive and author of more than a dozen books, including The Little Road Trip Handbook. She is also the author of several of the books in Black Dog and Leventhal's State Shape series. She resides in New York City and South Dartmouth, Massachusetts.Alfred Schrier's work for children has appeared in publications for Disney, Scholastic, Houghton Mifflin, and more. He lives in Cleveland, Ohio.