A fact-filled, alphabetical journey through the five boroughs of the city. A pigeon serves as a tour guide of sorts, appearing on every page in either the small inset illustration or in one of the smaller spot art drawings located along the bottom of the pages. The format works well to introduce famous landmarks and neighborhoods with descriptive alliterative sentences, such as dragons dance by dim sum diners as an introduction to Chinatown and gorgeous gardens grace glass-houses for commentary on the New York botanical garden.
Author: Heather Zschock.
Series: journey around.