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Historias increíbles 2
Historias increíbles 2

Historias increíbles 2

By Montse Ganges, Illustrated by Imma Pla

9-12

Historias increíbles

JUVENILE NONFICTION

64 Pages, 8.5 x 11.75

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $16.95 (US $16.95) (CA $18.95)

Publication Date: April 2012

ISBN 9788498255799

Rights: US & CA

Editorial Casals (Apr 2012)
Combel Editorial

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Overview

The books in this series are in magazine format, each presenting five true-life tales of people who pursued their dreams and embarked on epic adventures in physically extreme environments: high mountains, dangerous seas, the North and South Poles, unexplored lands—even the sky. Numerous maps, photographs, and illustrations are included alongside stories that demonstrate what people are capable of achieving. The second installment details the accomplishments of Filippides; Gertrude Ederle; Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay; Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins; and Dian Fossey. Los libros en esta colección emplean el formato de una revista, cada uno presentando cinco historias verdaderas protagonizadas por personas que persiguieron sus sueños y que emprendieron aventuras épicas en entornos físicamente extremos: montañas altas, mares peligrosos, los polos Norte y Sur, tierras inexploradas—incluso hasta el cielo. Se incluyen muchos mapas, fotografías e ilustraciones junto con relatos que demuestran de lo que son capaces algunas personas. La segunda entrega detalla las hazañas de Filípides; Gertrude Ederle; Edmund Hillary y Tenzing Norgay; Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin y Michael Collins; y Dian Fossey.

Author Biography

Montse Ganges is an author of children’s books. Her work includes the Aprender es fantástico series, the Los más grandes series, and Pequeño Coco. Imma Pla is an illustrator for newspapers and children’s books whose work includes the Aprender es fantástico series and the Los más grandes series.