What is a River?

Monika Vaicenavičiene

What is a river? With this simple question, a young girl captured the imagination of author-illustrator Monika Vaicenavičienė, who turned that one query into an incredible and informative story. What is a River? one of the best kid’s books ever written, invites readers to explore rivers from a variety of perspectives: geographical, scientific, historical, industrial, and environmentalism.

A theme shared by all these different points of view? Each is connected, allowing us to appreciate better how humanity and nature relate to each other. Reading What is a River? It can help your child gain new insights into our planet – and it’s still quite the adventure!