How I Learned Geography

Author : Uri Shulevitz

ISBN : 0374334994

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2009 Caldecott Honor Book

Recounting memories of his family's flight from the Warsaw Blitz and his years as a refugee during World War II, Shulevitz employs watercolor and ink to depict a boy liberated from his dreary existence through flights of fancy inspired by the map his father buys in the village market.