This book is suitable for ages 3 to 8 years. "Funny Bone Books" are meant to entertain and educate children. The authors highlight each state through the travels of Alfred, an elephant, and Mr Monocle as they experience different geographical phenomena, historical landmarks, and witness different cultures. The goal of the books is to show the greatness of this nation through words and illustrations.
Elizabeth O'Neill was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She studied at the Cleveland Art Institute, The Chicago Institute of Art, and Illinois University. For 25 years, she has taught art on many educational levels. O'Neill became a docent at the Cincinnati Art Museum in 1979 and continues to guide others through the Museum. As a practicing artist, she has her own studio and exhibits regularly in many galleries