Firmly convinced that "a child who read will be a man who thinks" and that "The thought is the greatness of man" [Pascal], Teka Edizioni is engaged in the promotion of cultural identity not only to increase the awareness of roots and values associated with our territory, but also to establish a solid starting point to new perspectives and opportunities.
Antonio Stoppani, the famous geologist and paleontologist from Lecco, reported the discoveries of its travel to his relatives with scientific accessible terms. This book series, which protagonists [Nino and Camilla] have the names of two grandchildren of the abbot, starts from the story of an adventure, then proposes insights on aspects of the territory with a multidisciplinary approach.
An added value is given by the illustrated plates, which offer glimpses of the wonderful places around us.
The fantastic story of two children who find, in an old chest that dates back to the Lombards, a legend whose protagonists are our mountains. It tells of a distant past, inhabited by knights in love and cruel warriors: a story within a story. This book is dedicated to those who love the mountains and knows how to look at them with the eyes of the imagination.
The Loch Ness Monster in Scotland. The Little Mermaid in Copenhagen. Molly Malone, the fishmonger in Dublin. The Phantom of the Opera in Paris. King Arthur and the knights of the round table in Cornwall. The Greek myths, the Roman divinities and the Scandinavian gods.
Every land has its tales to be told, legends and mysteries that contribute to increase its...