A Mountain Alphabet

A Mountain Alphabet
Written By Margriet Ruurs
Illustrated by Andrew Kiss
Tundra Books, 1996
ISBN 0-88776-374X

A 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.
Available in paperback and e-book.

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

Full of imaginative detail, visually stunning, clever and amusing sentences will amuse
– Winnipeg Free Press

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.
– Books in Canada

Bold, rich colours and perspectives and lyrical language combine to create an exquisite experience.
– Book Links

A Mountain Alphabet Coloring Sheet (220Kb PDF)

Teaching Guide

Available through all bookstores.

Used with permission of Tundra Books. All rights reserved.