Why? Why? Why? (Vol. 8): Everything About Trains
Wieso? Weshalb? Warum?, Band 8: Alles über die EisenbahnView all books in the series
- The WWW series has sold over 11 million copies in Germany
- WWW has been translated into 20 other languages
- With creative interactive elements, perfect for young, curious minds
ContentWhat can we discover at the train station? What does the inside of an intercity express train look like? Detailed illustrations and innovative flaps answer all these questions for railroad fans of all ages.
About the SeriesThe WWW series stands out for its playful, enticing way of conveying just the information that kids want to know. Centered on who-what-how questions, the titles in the series explore subjects of great interest to young children. The thousands of questions children ask daily are answered by means of interactive elements, engaging illustrations, and age-appropriate texts. Because the lively illustrations convey so much, the books hold children's interest even without an adult to read the clear, friendly texts. WWW is ideally suited for preschool and kindergarten ages, for children 4 to 7 years old.
The AuthorPatricia Mennen was born in 1961 in Augsburg. While she was studying German, art history and theater, she completed internships with various daily newspapers. After working as a children's book editor for six years and having a daughter, she began writing books. Today she lives with her family in southern Germany and Provence, France. The freelance author says that the curiosity of a child has never left her, and she tries to see the world with the eyes of a child.
The IllustratorWolfgang Metzger is trained in lithography and graphic design. After his studies he illustrated textbooks for a long time, but has concentrated on designing and illustrating children's books for more than 20 years. His books have become bestsellers, with more than 8 million copies sold in German language territories. Wolfgang Metzger has four daughters and lives with his family near Stuttgart.
Rights SoldCatalan (Spain), Chinese (worldwide without Hongkong, Taiwan, Macao), Czech, Hungarian, Russian (worldwide), Spanish
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