Highest Mountain, Deepest Ocean

Hardback
ISBN: 9781760406387
Published: March 2017
Imprint: The Five Mile Press
Extent: 40
Specs: 346 x 278 mm

A GORGEOUS, UNFORGETTABLE BOOK OF FACTS & COMPARISONS, with COOL VINTAGE & CONTEMPORARY AESTHETIC STYLES

 

Do you know how tall the tallest mountain on Earth is? Or how deep the deepest ocean goes? Do you know which creature was the largest to ever live? Or how old the oldest tree is? Learn all this and more in this exquisite book of comparisons. Page Tsou's extraordinarily detailed illustrations have a lithograph aesthetic that is at once vintage and contemporary. Another gorgeous Big Picture Press title that will fill readers with wonder at the world we live in.

 

Sales Points

  • From the people who brought you popular bestsellers like Maps, Animalium, Botanicum and Historium.
  • If you loved Marc Martin’s Lots – facts paired with out-of-this-world illustrations – you’ll love this book!
  • Stunning illustrations lead the reader into the book, cool facts, figures, descriptions keep them there.
  • Educational but fun!
  • Bright, colourful, detailed illustration style in a massive format that appeals to kids and parents alike.
  • Simple facts and explanations with a beautiful descriptive vocabulary: eclipses are ‘eerie’, mountains are ‘majestic’, gases ‘spew’ through space