Mihec Gre Prvic Okrog Sveta [Mihec’s long journey around the wor

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Country: Slovenia


Title: Mihec Gre Prvic Okrog Sveta [Mihec’s long journey around the world]


Language: Slovene


Bibliographic Information: Rozman Roza, Andrej. Mihec Gre Prvic Okrog Sveta [Mihec’s long journey around the world]. Ills Damijan Stepancic. Ljubljana: Mladinska knjiga, 2006.


ISBN: 8611167600

Summary:
One day, a young boy named Mihec leaves his home for a long journey “around the world.” He uses numerous means of transportation and finally completes a circle, arriving back to his house. The course of his trip is visualized on a simplified map of Slovenia.

 

Reason for choosing the book:
Not only is this a picture book with great quality of text and illustration, it also includes a magnitude of cultural elements from Slovenia: maps, signs, landscapes, buildings, means of transportation, etc.

 

Links to relevant sites:
http://www.kennedycenter.org/explorer/artists/?entity_id=20728&source_type=B
Live storytelling performances by the author

http://inseecp.blogspot.com/2009/10/andrej-rozman-roza-tomaz-dernovsek_05. html
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