Susie Brooks - Spain - Hachette Children's Group

Spain

By Susie Brooks

  • Paperback
  • £8.99

This series aims to 'unpack' some of the world's most fascinating countries, giving kids insight into their culture, food, history and everyday life in a fun and highly accessible way.

Unpack the history and culture of Spain - one of the world's most beautiful and interesting countries - with Unpacked: Spain.

The book takes you on a journey through this incredible country, from its food to fashion and its art to sport. The bright, fun scrapbook design will engage children's attention and capture their interest, making the book the perfect introduction and travel guide.

Explore Spain's rich history, from the Moors to the Conquistadors, right up to the present day.

Meet some of Spain's most incredible wildlife, wolves and bears to camels and lynx!

Discover the Spanish passion for all things sport, find out why their national football team are world champions, and meet Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal.

See the sights in Spain's staggering cities, from the incredible Gaudi architecture in Barcelona, to the beautiful Moorish buildings and orange trees of Seville.

Explore Spain's diverse and interesting landscape - see beaches, mountains, and islands along the way, and discover why Spain is such a popular tourist destination.

Read all about delicious Spanish food, from paellas and olives to tapas and cheese - avoid if you're feeling peckish!

Escape to the country to see parts of Spain that are off the beaten track; and encounter vineyards, wild pigs, and houses built into the edge of cliffs!


Discover amazing Spanish artists such as Picasso, Dalí and Miró, plus the incredible galleries, such as the Guggenheim in Bilbao, that house their work.

Find out all about the Spanish film industry, which has given the world movie stars from Penelope Cruz to Antonio Banderas, and be inspired to watch some classic Spanish films!

Uncover the history behind some of Spain's most famous pastimes, from flamenco dancing to bull-fighting, and see the incredible costumes worn by both dancers and matadors.

Unpacked: Spain is packed full of fun, quirky facts and interesting information, perfect for children aged 9 and above. Whether you're planning a trip, or just interested in the country, this is the guide for you!

Spain is just one of the world's most fascinating countries. Why not unpack Australia, Brazil, France, India, Italy, Portugal or South Africa in other titles in the series?

Biographical Notes

Susie Brooks is an experienced writer and editor of children's books. In her spare time, she loves to travel and explore new places!

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780750284257
  • Publication date: 11 Dec 2014
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Wayland
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