From Here to There by Vivian Kirkfield, has received:
• a Junior Library Guild Selection
• a starred review from Kirkus: “These innovations in transportation should inspire readers to go far….Educators will also delight in the hefty amount of supplemental backmatter.” —Kirkus
• A starred review Booklist: Kirkfield has a knack for finding elements of human interest as well as historical significance in each account. The colorful, dynamic illustrations help readers visualize the times as well as the challenges faced by the inventors. While this may not be the most comprehensive introduction to transportation history, it’s surely one of the most enjoyable.
• A Recommended from BCCB: Each tidily crafted tale is flexible as a read-alone or -along, and the heavily illustrated volume also functions like a collection of stand-alone picture books. Kirkfield is relentlessly optimistic regarding invention as a force for good…
The book comes out mid January of 2021.