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SCRAMBLED STATES OF AMERICA, Laurie
At the first annual "states party," Virginia
and Idaho hatch a plan to swap spots
so each can see another part of the country.
Before the party is over, all the states
decide to switch places. In the beginning,
every state is happy in its new location.
But soon things start to go wrong. Florida,
who switches spots with Minnesota, is
freezing in the frosty northern climate,
and Minnesota hasn't brought sunscreen
and is getting an awful sunburn. Will
the states ever unscramble themselves
and return to their proper places?
Packed with madcap humor and whimsical
illustrations, this quirky story -- starring
all fifty states -- is full of introductory
facts and silly antics that make learning
geography almost as much fun as taking