Minnesota's Hidden Alphabet  
Minnesota's Hidden Alphabet
photographs by Joe Rossi
Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2010
all ages, ISBN 978-0-87351-808-6

All across this wondrous state,
Letters A through Z await...

In a series of twenty-six stunning photographs, Joe Rossi explores the beauty of Minnesota's great outdoors. In a tangle of tree branches he discovers the letter A. In the pattern of a turtle's shell he finds the letter B.

David LaRochelle's lyrical text invites readers to step outside and take a closer look at nature for themselves, while his informational sidebars provide fascinating facts about each photo.

What are you waiting for? Go outside and discover your own hidden alphabet!

Teachers: this free teaching guide will give you lots of ideas on how you can use this book to explore nature with your students.

Awards and Honors:
Northeastern Minnesota Book Award, 2010
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