visión de conjunto:Críticas Selected Resource Links's list of The Year's Best 2009 Harrison's vibrantly colorful illustrations distinctly capture the spirit of the north. - School Library Journal
The simplicity of the art and text allows A Northern Alphabet to be accessible to the young reader as a read-a-loud primer .... Further the art and region specific content will make this a 'must have' book for the upper elementary grades studying the North. Finally this book provides an inexpensive example of Ted Harrison's work for art programs with a focus on Canadian artists .... - CM Magazine
After reading the six books contained in the 'ABC Our Country' alphabet series I wanted to visit the places described and illustrated in each one .... the artwork is impeccable vibrant and mesmerizing .... has succeeded in capturing the country and its people between the colourful pages of each book in a very Canadian way. - The Telegram Reseña del editor Travel from coast to coast--driving along winding mountain roads strolling through prairie grasslands sitting by the seashore--experiencing how differently people live across our nation in an alphabet series that combines alliterative text with dynamic illustrations detailed endnotes and annotations. Biografía del autor Ted Harrison is one of Canada's most renowned artists. As a former teacher he expertly knows how to connect with children through his bold colorful illustrations and simple playful text. His first book Children of the Yukon won several awards and he became the first Canadian artist to see his work accepted into the prestigious Illustrators' Exhibit in Bologna Italy. His passion for and devotion to the North is evident in every masterful image that fills his books. Ted is the recipient of many honors including the Order of British Columbia and the Order of Canada. Originally from England he fell in love with Canada living in the Yukon for 25 years and later in Victoria British Columbia.