|aWow Canada! : |bexploring this land from coast to coast to coast / |cVivien Bowers ; illustrated by Dan Hobbs and Dianne Eastman
|a10th anniversary ed., rev. ed.
|aToronto : |aBerkeley, Calif. : |bMaple Tree Press ; |bDistributed in the U.S. by Publishers Group West, |cc2009
|a160 p. : |bill. (some col.), col. maps ; |c29 cm.
|aOffers a portrait of each of the provinces and territories of Canada as seen by Guy and his family as they visit each area, seeing the sights and learning more than they expected, in a fictionalized presentation
|aCanada--Description and travel--Juvenile literature
The multi-award-winning Wow Canada! has steadily wowed readers with its original, witty, and fabulously informative cross-country excursion. This thoroughly updated edition is filled with amazing facts, historical wonders, and descriptions, photos, and illustrations of Canada's most famous sights and hidden gems — it's the perfect accessory for that family car trip across Canada. Eleven-year-old Guy and his family travel from province to province — and even up to Canada’s territories! Guy is the ideal narrator, curious but cool and always armed with a wry comment. Incredible sidebar material offers moments of respite from the family’s high-speed travels, making Wow Canada! both the perfect car trip guidebook and a fantastic armchair travel book.