America the Beautiful. There isn't a food, face, or language that can't be found here. All you have to do is look - and listen - as BackPax whisks you off to adventure with this book-and-audio All-American family album. All you have to do is look - and listen - as BackPax whisks you off to adventure with this book-and-audio All-American family album.
BOOK (not a read-along)
full-color magazine-format eBook
Celebrate America's cultural wealth: festivals, foods, and family trees from 82 cultures from Austrian to Zuni; New England to New Mexico. Amy's Bat Mitzvah, a Cambodian immigrant child's first New Year's Day, a family's surprising discovery of their first British immigrant ancestors in 1640!
Its' all here plus a crossword puzzle, glossary, the art of kites, pictographs, how to read gravestone rubbings and more.
35-minute live-action audio recorded live on-location from Maine to New Mexico. Produced with state-of-the-art audio drama technique.
Celebrate the cultural roots and back routes of American with this all- American family album of audio snapshots. A Native American powwow, a New England family pilgrimage to Maine uncovers an 18th century family bible; a car-trip from South Dakota to Montana retracing the thousand-mile covered wagon route detailed in their “Grandma’s Diary” a century earlier; migration stories from Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean.
"Trailing Clouds Backward: A Family Album"
Photo Credit: Routes 'n Roots (c) BackPax
1 Snapshots: a Family Album
2 Native America Gathers: a Powwow
3 Northeast: a Family Pilgrimage
4 "The Strange Circumstance of Plandome's Ghost"
5 Mid-Atlantic Roots: Becoming American
6 Pioneer Days
7 Wagons West: Grandma's Diary
8 Southwest: Making Music