M. Sasek was born in 1916 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. An author and illustrator, he is best remembered for his classic stories on the great cities of the world. He died in 1980.
"I love the way this classic storybook depicts New York living--it
makes it seem so magical." ~Contributing editor for Pregnancy &
"This is New York covers the rich gamut of cultural influence that makes this city great...enjoy every detailed moment - from hot dog carts to squirrels, this is one Sasek book you don't want to miss." ~kids-bookreview.com
"This classic storybook shows many details of city life with cartoon characters and colorful illustrations. It works in a children's bedroom or on a coffee table." ~Globetrotting Mommy