A Mountain Alphabet

Selected by B.C. Ministry of Education as a gift for every child in Kindergarten in B.C. in 2006!

ISBN 0-88776-374X, 1996
Illustrated by Andrew Kiss.

A Mountain Alphabet by children's author Margriet RuursA picturebook highlighting the wonders and beauty of the mountains. Lyrical text combined with Andrew Kiss' breathtaking oil paintings make this a book for all ages. Children will love trying to find the hidden letters of the alphabet.


Review in Winnipeg Free Press:
'full of imaginative detail, visually stunning, clever and amusing sentences will amuse

A Mountain Alphabet, review Books in Canada:
'Each page is a visual treasure. Andrew Kiss' magnificent illustrations combined with Margriet Ruurs' alliterative text, offer young readers an opportunity to experience the thrill of the mountains'.

Review in Book Links:
'Bold, rich colours and perspectives and lyrical language combine to create an exquisite experience'.

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Written by Margriet Ruurs
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Used with permission of Tundra Books. All rights reserved.


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