Builders and Buildings

Learn about famous buildings and builders in this feature
The ABC Book of American Homes

The ABC Book of American Homes

Michael Shoulders
Illustrator:  Sarah S. Brannen 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Charlesbridge, 2008   ISBN: 978-1570915659
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Urban Animals

Urban Animals

Isabel Hill
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Star Bright Books, 2009   ISBN: 978-1595722102
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Skyscraper

Skyscraper

Lynn Curlee
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 8 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-0689844898
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Earth-Friendly Buildings, Bridges and More: The Eco-Journal of Corry Lapont

Earth-Friendly Buildings, Bridges and More: The Eco-Journal of Corry Lapont

Etta Kaner
Illustrator:  Stephen MacEachern 
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
Kids Can Press, 2012   ISBN: 978-1554535705
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Sky Boys: How they Built the Empire State Building

Sky Boys: How they Built the Empire State Building

Deborah Hopkinson
Illustrator:   James Ransome 
Historical Fiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Random House, 2006   ISBN: 978-0375836107
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The Three Little Pigs: An Architectural Tale

The Three Little Pigs: An Architectural Tale

Steven Guarnaccia
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Abrams , 2010   ISBN: 978-0810989412
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Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal

Caroline Arnold, Madeleine Comora
Illustrator:  Rahul Bhushan 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 9 and up
Lerner Publishing Group, 2007   ISBN: 978-0761326090
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Arches to Zigzags: An Architecture ABC

Arches to Zigzags: An Architecture ABC

Michael J. Crosbie
Photographer: Steve Rosenthal and Kit Rosenthal
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Abrams, 2000   ISBN: 978-0810942189
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Building America

Building America

Janice Weaver
Illustrator:  Bonnie Shemie 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 10 and up
Tundra Books, 2002   ISBN: 978-0887766060
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Modern Wonders of the World: Empire State Building

Modern Wonders of the World: Empire State Building

Sheryl Peterson
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
The Creative Company, 2006   ISBN: 978-1583414392
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