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I'm a big fan of illustrated books and I know illustrated non-fiction isn't widely published, so when I saw this book I was quite excited. It's a sturdy hardcover with a dust jacket. It's also well bound. Important if you have children that want to pick it up and read it on their own. You don't have to take extra care with it.
The illustrations are wonderful and are on the front and back cover, and pretty much fill every page in the book. The glossy paper helps draw out the predominant colours - blues and greens. Also the lines portray movement and excitement. The illustrations aren't cartoons they're vivid paint-like, pastel sketches(I could be wrong here) which complement the… Read more