Frommer’s New York City day by day

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Map your own adventure. New York City Day by Day is the perfect answer for travelers determined to know the top places to visit and the best way to see the Big Apple. It’s written by award-winning travel journalist and nationally-syndicated radio talk show host Pauline Frommer.

Packed with color photos, this bestselling guide offers dozens of itineraries that show you how to see the best of New York in a short time, with bulleted maps leading the way from sight to sight. Featuring a full range of thematic and neighborhood tours, plus dining, lodging, shopping, nightlife, and practical visitor info, New York City Day by Day is the only guide that helps travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. Inside this book you’ll find:

 

• Full-color images throughout, with hundreds of photos and dozens of maps
• Sample one- to three-day itineraries, including New York’s Greatest Buildings, Chelsea for Art Lovers, Chinatown & the Lower East Side, the Best Small Museums, Greenwich Village, Historic Harlem, and more
• Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions to clue you in on great finds and values
• Info for planning romantic holidays in the city, as well as how to see NYC with kids in tow or on a strict budget
• Tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
• Foldout front cover, with at-a-glance maps and quick-reference info





City Walks with Kids: New York: 50 Adventures on Foot

$14.95 - $12.62

(as of Jan 12,2019 15:51:47 UTC – Details)



Don’t worry about finding a sitterthese adventures are designed especially for grownups and kids to discover the Big Apple together!

Walks include:
Central Park
Children’s Museum of the Arts
Coney Island
Chinatown
….And more!Used Book in Good Condition



New York Is My Playground

$14.95

(as of Jan 05,2019 05:02:04 UTC – Details)



Storyteller and street photographer Jane Goodrich creates an exciting, kid-centric portraits. The end result is a fresh, moving homage to all who use New York City as their playground.

•   Shows children how the city’s streets, structures, and landmarks can provide a unique playspace
•   Includes text from veteran children’s author Bob Raczka
•   Playful urban romp that shows the pleasures of city living are not just for grown-ups



BigFoot Visits the Big Cities of the World: A Spectacular Seek and Find Challenge for All Ages! (Bigfoot Search and Find) (Happy Fox Books) 10 Big 2-Page Puzzle Panoramas; More than 500 Items to Find

$14.99 - $9.22

(as of Dec 28,2018 12:20:30 UTC – Details)


Shy and reclusive, BigFoot spends most of his time in the deep dark woods, rarely spotted by humankind. But the bright lights of the big city beckon to everyone, even our mysterious furry friend!

  • Sharpen your search & find skills by locating the elusive BigFoot in his favorite cities
  • 10 big visual puzzle panoramas offer teeming activity and an impressive level of detail
  • Search for BigFoot, his legendary footprint, and more than 500 other unexpected personalities and objects
  • Scenes include New York, London, Paris, Athens, Tokyo, San Francisco, Toronto, and more
  • Fun and educational facts & illustrations about each vacation activity so you can learn more about what you see

Sharpen your search and find skills by locating him at his favorite metropolis. It won’t be easy! BigFoot is visiting ten major cosmopolitan destinations, from the Big Apple and London to Paris, Athens, Tokyo, Toronto, and more.

This handsome hardcover book presents each urban oasis as an immense two-page visual puzzle, full of teeming people and creatures. Your task is not only to find BigFoot and his legendary footprint, but also more than 500 other unusual and sometimes unexpected personalities and objects. Fun facts and pictures accompany each scene to help you learn more about the world’s most popular cities.

Happy Fox Books bigfoot visits the big cities of the world book
Happy Fox Books bigfoot visits the big cities of the world book- travel along with bigfoot as he tours the big cities of the world
He loves to take in the sights, and learn about the places he visits
Despite his size, he can be tough to spot in a crowd



The Way Things Work Now

$35.00 - $25.71

(as of Dec 20,2018 15:45:46 UTC – Details)



A New York Times Bestseller

Explainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The New Way Things Work to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives. Famously packed with information on the inner workings of everything from windmills to Wi-Fi, this extraordinary and humorous book both guides readers through the fundamental principles of machines, and shows how the developments of the past are building the world of tomorrow. This sweepingly revised edition embraces all of the latest developments, from touchscreens to 3D printer. Each scientific principle is brilliantly explained–with the help of a charming, if rather slow-witted, woolly mammoth.
 
An illustrated survey of significant inventions closes the book, along with a glossary of technical terms, and an index. What possible link could there be between zippers and plows, dentist drills and windmills? Parking meters and meat grinders, jumbo jets and jackhammers, remote control and rockets, electric guitars and egg beaters? Macaulay explains them all.
 
Large book full of illustrated explanations of how hundreds of machines work
Encourages reading, exploration, an interest in science and engineering
Wrap your brain around some of the most amazing technology of our world!
Explanations accompanied by easy-to-understand, detailed illustrations
An entertaining reference book for readers of all ages – Adults, too!



The Mystery in New York City (Real Kids! Real Places! Book 10)

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Four real kids on a visit to New York City get gridlocked in a mystery that takes them on a wild hair-raising tour of the Big Apple’s famous landmarks to find a priceless missing piece of history. How “Intrepid” do you have to be to solve this mystery full of fascinating historic facts? Grab a taxi and find out! But hold on tight for the ride!!

LOOK what’s in this mystery – people, places, history, and more!
Fourth of July history • Facts and history about New York City and its Landmarks •Statue of Liberty history and facts • Liberty Island history • Ellis Island • Immigration • Puzzle and Problem Solving using Analytic techniques • Star-Spangled Banner Words • Empire State Building history and facts • USS Intrepid Museum history and facts • New York Harbor • Manhattan • Metropolitan Museum of Art • Central Park• Yankee Stadium • Times Square.

Each mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, Built-In Book Club and activities. Each Carole Marsh Mystery also has an Accelerated Reader quiz, a Lexile Level, and a Fountas & Pinnell guided reading level.



What Was Ellis Island?

$5.99

(as of Dec 05,2018 00:39:00 UTC – Details)



From 1892 to 1954, Ellis Island was the gateway to a new life in the United States for millions of immigrants. In later years, the island was deserted, the buildings decaying. Ellis Island was not restored until the 1980s, when Americans from all over the country donated more than $150 million. It opened to the public once again in 1990 as a museum. Learn more about America’s history, and perhaps even your own, through the story of one of the most popular landmarks in the country.Grosset Dunlap



Christmas In New York City!: Adventures of Bella & Harry

$18.95 - $18.10

(as of Nov 27,2018 03:17:32 UTC – Details)


Join sibling Chihuahuas Bella and Harry as they travel to New York City for Christmas. Join the pups as they stroll down 5th Avenue, see the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree, go ice skating, visit Radio City Music Hall and do other fun things. Along the way, sample some New York City street food and have some frozen hot chocolate.

The Adventures of Bella and Harry picture book series chronicles the escapades of a pup named Bella and her little brother Harry and family, who travel the world exploring the sights and sounds of new, exciting cities. The series is an informative, interactive, and exciting way to introduce children to travel, different countries, customs, history, and landmarks. The educational value of this book is cleverly disguised amidst dozens of illustrated pages with characters that are sure to win the hearts of young readers.

Traveling the world with these two cute and cuddly Chihuahuas will allow young readers to gain an appreciation of the world and its cultural diversity. Happy Travels from Bella Boo and Harry too!



New York: Panorama Pops

$8.99

(as of Nov 11,2018 21:46:29 UTC – Details)



Take a piece of the city home with you! Revisit twelve of New York City’s most famous sites with this delightful cutpaper, accordion-fold novelty.

New York, New York — the city that never sleeps is known for its superlatives. From the world’s largest indoor theater to the railway station with the most platforms anywhere, from the first iron-wire suspension bridge to one of the earth’s most recognizable symbols of hope and freedom, New York City’s many attractions are among the most popular destinations of all time. Now you can fold out this exquisite keepsake and explore a dozen of the city’s beloved landmarks, including the Empire State Building, Central Park, Macy’s, Yankee Stadium, the Guggenheim Museum, the Flatiron Building, the Plaza Hotel, and more. Illustrated in Sarah McMenemy’s signature style, this stand-alone novelty folds back into a stylish slipcase when the tour is done.