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From Albatross to Zoo: An Alphabet Book in Five Languages
From Albatross to Zoo An Alphabet Book in Five Languages Author:Patricia Borlenghi From Dust Jacket: — der Delphin — le dauphin — el delf?n — il delphino = — dolphin — What is 26 times 5? Wrong! It's not a number - it's a five-language alphabet book! — Follow a little bird as he searches through a special jungle where every animal comes in five different languages: English, German, French, Spanish and Italian. *Il gorilla* or *el ... more »gorila*, you may know him as gorilla!
Not only can you feast your eyes on the lively and zany illustrations of animals both common and exotic, you can also learn what the animals are called in different countries. Each language has its own distinctive lettering so you can always tell which language is which.
With its wildly inventive art, its charming subplot about the little bird and a preface explaining some differences among the languages, Patricia Borlenghi and Piers Harper's *From Albatross to Zoo* provides five times as much fun and information as any other alphabet book!« less