A 2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People (National Council for the Social Studies-Children’s Book Council)

Be inspired by the inventiveness, beauty, and diversity of the United States in this curious collection of fact-filled maps. Explore thousands of wondrous locations and be awed by the achievements of hundreds of people who helped make America what it is today.

The 50 States explores 50 illustrated maps, each featuring state capitals, famous residents and key historical moments to learn all about. You’ll also get an expansive guide to the state flags and presidents of the USA.