More than three million copies of Animalia have been sold around the world, making Graeme Base’s amazing alliterative alphabet book one of the most beloved. Animalia is an illustrated children’s book by Graeme Base. It was originally published in , followed by a tenth anniversary edition in , and a 25th. Base has created an ABC book that goes far beyond a simple listing of items Animalia. Graeme Base, Author ABRAMS $ (32p) ISBN .

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Animalia 25th Anniversary Edition | Graeme Base

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Gase illustrations are detailed, colorful and mesmerizing to look at. But there are also several other drawings that start with the consonant. Even though I have read it with my children 3 or 4 times, I still know there is more to see and find. Archived from the original on 2 October What was not to love?

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Each page or double-page spread conjures a letter of the alphabet with rhyming alliteration and illustrations full of things starting with that letter. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The road map for the journey features each letter of the alphabet, from A to Z with gradme alliteration. School-age children to adults will enjoy hunting grseme objects beginning with the featured letter on each illustrated page — kind of like an early I Spy book, only you have to identify the objects, not just find them.


The books of Graeme Base: clever clues in a fantasy world – in pictures

We used to have races to find and list as many words as we could from the pictures, and we had a jigsaw puzzle of the Nase Cats page. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Apr 12, Manybooks rated it it was ok Shelves: I spent many similar afternoons and evenings like so as a child. It was originally published infollowed by a tenth anniversary edition inand a 25th anniversary anikalia in English Choose a language for shopping. Apr 27, Liesl rated it really basf it Shelves: Apr 23, Jackie “the Librarian” rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

I didn’t give the book five stars because, alas, I’m not really a fan of his illustration style–this is just personal taste and I think this is a great alphabet book! I used to own as well. Jul 13, Rosemary Sullivan rated it really liked it Shelves: One person found this helpful. Graeme resides in Melbourne with his wife Braeme and has three children. Nov 08, Amy Bruestle added it. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.


An amazing, animwlia take on your standard alphabet book. Animalia is an illustrated children’s book by Graeme Base.

This beautiful, whimsical, gorgeously illustrated “alphabet” book will enchant children for many years! It is way more interesting and imaginative an introduction to the alphabet than any other ABC book I’ve ever read.

Works by Graeme Base. I wish it had been written when I ankmalia a child, but I’ve enjoyed it tremendously as an adult. Product details Age Range: I also now own a miniature pap Amazing illustrations Puffin Books; Reprint edition October 1, Language: The illustrations are entertaining and captivating to look at – even again as an adult.

I have so many favorite things from this.