Super Cities! Houston

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Sometimes the coolest places are right outside your front door. Learning about Houston’s interesting and unique culture has never been so super fun! Did you know that NASA’s Manned Space Center has a home in Houston? Or that camels and ostriches race at the Sam Houston Race Park? Have you ever been to the annual Livestock Show and Rodeo? From the Astrodome, to the Texas Medical Center, Super Cities!: Houston covers it all, and is sure to engage any reader with fun facts about the history, culture, and people who make the Space City great. Dive into Galveston Bay, shop till you drop at the Galleria, and attend a Beyonce concert, all right here. Take a peek inside to learn more about the impressive, unusual, super history of Houston!
ISBN: 9781467198509
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Children's Books
State: Texas
Series: Super Cities
Images: 150
Pages: 96
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 8 (h)
Michael Burgan has loved exploring cities since he first went to New York at the age of five. Since then, he has written several hundred books for young readers, mostly about history and geography. He was also editor of The Biographer's Craft, the monthly newsletter for Biographers International Organization, for nine years. He lives in Santa Fe with his cat, Callie.
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