Back in 2011, we published a great book by Nick Bertozzi called Lewis & Clark that revealed to the world that Explorer Lewis had parents with the poor taste to name him ‘Meriwether’ (what were they thinking?).
Because the explorations don’t end with the American West, we have a new book of explorations by Nick Bertozzi — this time taking on Ernest Shackleton’s expedition to the Antarctic. And we’re publishing it just in time for the 100th anniversary of that expedition, which will be this August.
It is called Shackleton!
Here is Shackleton himself. He is pictured in the Antarctic! It’s like all the parts of the book — together in one image! (Bravo, cover designers!)
And here’s the spine. You can see it has title, author name, logo, and icebergs!
Here are a number of copies of the books with the spines all together. I love this white-blue-orange color choice.
Here is the back cover, which has on it praise for both of Nick’s books of explorations.
And a close-up on the Shackleton praise! Somehow, Nick got Ernest Shackleton’s granddaughter to read and review this book! How cool is that?!
Front flaps! This book has a special added feature you don’t see on all of our books, which is that we printed on the inside front (and back) cover — diagrams of Shackleton’s ships! That’s pretty great. Also the flap has a map of Antarctica, for all your traveling needs!