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This fun combination of original fable and factual information introduces young readers to the state of New York through an entertaining and educational story based on the state symbols, history and geography. Take a trip through New York as Bea, the beaver follows her dream of dancing in a Broadway musical. Along the way Bea meets new friends and learns about the animals, plants, geography, and culture that make New York a great state! In addition to the illustrated story, interesting and informative factual sidebars about the state are found throughout the book. A treasure-hunt map plots the journey and a cultural recipe is also included. This book ends with state facts at a glance, a reading comprehension quiz, and more things to see and do around New York with a map showing the locations. This title is a great way to explore New York in preparation for state reports or family vacations!