Picture Books from the Black Lagoon
Alfred Nobel: The Man Behind the Peace Prize
written by Kathy-Jo Wargin
illustrated by Zachary Pullen
published by Sleeping Bear Press, 2009
New York State Reading Association Charlotte Award Suggested Reading List – Intermediate Category; short-listed 2012… 957 more words
2 days, 10 hours ago
The N Seoul Tower looks like a bunch of buildings and structures stacked on top of one another. Talk about a balancing act. Then they light it up at night. 31 more words
2 months ago
Anap Pond, or Anapji, in Gyeongju National Park is rather big to be called a pond.
Still, it is beautiful both day and night.
2 months, 2 weeks ago
The Haedong Yonggung Temple in Gijang-gun, Busan has several animals all dressed up and standing on their hind legs.
I don’t know how they do it. 21 more words
3 months, 1 week ago
Started my trip in Asia by going to the Bongeunsa in Seoul, South Korea.
The Bongeunsa is a Buddhist temple in the ward of
Samseong-Dong which is located in the Gangnam-gu, or Gangnam District, of Seoul. 68 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
The canyon that is Asbyrgi is in a horseshoe pattern.
In fact, it is said to have been made by Sleipnir, horse of the Norse god Odin. 49 more words
6 months, 2 weeks ago
That mountain was twisted like a bit of yarn!
I hope it didn’t hurt. Plus, can you knit anything out of a mountain?
6 months, 3 weeks ago