Washington, D.C.

Be sure to check the Children’s Book Guild’s list of books set in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C.

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You Can't Take a Balloon into the National Gallery by Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman and illustrated by Robin Glasser

Reading this lovely picture book would be a great way to prepare young children for a trip to visit Washington, D.C.


This is Washington, D.C. by Miroslav Sasek

Witty tour book for children (upper elementary).


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Roberta Gibson 2020