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by Mari Takabayashi

Author: Mari Takabayashi
Subcategory: Geography & Cultures
Language: English
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers; Library Binding edition (April 22, 2004)
Pages: 32 pages
Category: For children
Rating: 4.5
Other formats: lrf lit mbr lrf

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I Live in Brooklyn book. Mari Takabayashi’s diminutive scenes, busy with cheerful detail, bring the beauty and bustle of New York City to life for children all around the world. From days on the stoop, playing hopscotch and watching fireworks.

Mari Takabayashi was born in Tokyo, Japan, and studied at Otsuma Women’s College. She illustrated Flannel Kisses and Marshmallow Kisses and is the author and illustrator of I Live in Brooklyn and I Live in Toyko. She lives with her husband and their two children in New York.

by. Takabayashi, Mari, 1960-. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Six-year-old Michelle, who lives in Brooklyn, New York, describes some of the daily activities she, her family, and friends engage in during the different seasons of the year. no page number in the book. Internet Archive Books. Gutierres on September 2, 2011. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata).

Mari Takabayashi's diminutive scenes, busy with cheerful detail, bring the beauty and bustle of New York City to life for children all around the world.

Title: I Live in Brooklyn By: Mari Takabayashi Format: Hardcover Vendor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publication Date: 2004. K-Gr 3-Six-year-old Michelle lives in Brooklyn with her mother, father, and little sister. Weight: 2 pounds ISBN: 0618308997 ISBN-13: 9780618308996 Ages: 5-8 Stock No: WW308997. Publisher's Description. highlights New York State while another one of Brooklyn showcases some neighborhoods as well as its proximity to the other boroughs. A bird's-eye view of the narrator's home reveals rows of attached buildings amid lush greenery.

A map of Brooklyn, with neighborhoods labeled, appears on the facing page. Takabayashi’s latest starts out promisingly. But her pictures never really give readers a feel for life in one of America's largest and most diverse communities. The previous offering, I Live in Tokyo (2001), however, was widely praised as a satisfying primer on Japanese culture. In the opening spread, six-year-old Michelle stands on the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, the East River and Lower Manhattan behind her, and explains that Brooklyn is one of New York City’s five boroughs. It is separated from Manhattan, she says, by a river.

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From days on the stoop, playing hopscotch and watching fireworks from the rooftops, to school field trips into the city, where zoos and museums await, Michelle introduces readers to her favorite places and things to do. Mari Takabayashi’s diminutive scenes, busy with cheerful detail, bring the beauty and bustle of New York City to life for children all around the world.