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How It Happens at the Post Office
Dawn Frederick
Photographs by Bob and Diane Wolfe


  • 32 pages
  • Full-color photographs
  • 10" x 8"
  • Reinforced library binding
  • Glossary
  • Grades 2-5
  • ISBN: 978-1-881508-92-2
  • $21.95







“Both of these step-by-step guides [Post Office and Candy Company] offer insights into worlds of interest to young readers.”
—School Library Journal

The United States Postal Service carries more mail to more people over a larger geographic area than the mail service of any other country. This book follows the journey of a letter as it travels through this efficient system—from the sender through the post office and then off to a faraway recipient.