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kayaking for kids

kayaking for kids

This review was written by: Joni McNeal

About the Book

This beautifully illustrated children’s book serves as the perfect introduction to the magic of kayaking. A journey that proves kayaking is more than just a sport, kids will enjoy every moment of this watery adventure as they wind their way down the Dnipro River through beautiful Ukraine.

Unveiling the hidden wonders of nature, young readers will be captivated by scenic landscapes, where wildlife and hidden treasures abound. This introduction to the thrill of kayaking is also the perfect shared reading experience for families. It serves as a great conversation prompt so, together, you can find new and fun ways to escape the chaos of daily life.

The author’s passion for her home is also clear, with vivid imagery and a captivating narrative bringing this beautiful country to life. Her storytelling combines regional history with ecology, sparking all five senses and educating readers on this little-known destination that rightfully deserves our attention.


About the Author

Tanya Kornienko, the author and illustrator, brings a unique perspective to this story. As an illustrator hailing from Kyiv, Ukraine, Tanya’s personal connection to the city and its natural beauty shines through her illustrations. Despite the challenges brought on by the war in Ukraine, Tanya’s dedication to her craft has resulted in a book that captures the magic of kayaking and the spirit of adventure.

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kayaking for kids

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We deliver new and exciting experiences to encourage dialogue and provoke curiosity. For that reason, we have three primary goals: – Strengthen the bond between parent and child through a shared love of travel. – Forge a more meaningful connection between kids and the world around them. – Promote creative learning to inspire a lifelong passion for exploration.

kayaking for kids

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