Welcome to New Orleans Follow parent and child pelicans as they take a tour of the Crescent City together. From the French Quarter to the Garden District, along the Mississippi and across Lake Ponchartrain, join the pelicans as they listen to music at Preservation Hall, celebrate Mardi Gras, and eat jambalaya and gumbo. Visit the Audubon Zoo and City Park, ride a St. Charles Avenue streetcar, and cheer the Saints. Along the way take a swamp tour, visit a plantation, and even ride on a steamboat These feathered tour guides will remind children and their loved ones of their own great visit to New Orleans.Bestselling author Martha Day Zschock is an artist and former elementary teacher with a passion for helping children explore new places. The Hello series illustrates how exploring real places yields new discoveries. Through these journeys, kids can explore and become experts on the world they see inside and outside the book, through the engaging, bright, and detailed illustrations. For ages 2-5. Made in the USA.
About the Author
Martha Day Zschock majored in art at Connecticut College and earned her Master's in Education from Lesley College. Zschock is the author and illustrator of all ten books in the "Journey Around" series. A former elementary teacher, she developed her first book, "Journey Around Cape Cod and the Islands from A to Z," from field trips with her students. Commonwealth Editions launched her "Hello!" board book series in 2009. Zschock lives in Orleans, Massachusetts.