Palace in VeniceThis book, titled “If you Lived Here: Houses of the World” “If You Lived Here: Houses of the World” has fantastic illustrations. They are collages that are intricate, accurate and colorful, and in real life they are 3-D. Houses of the world includes structures from Spain, South Africa, Canada and other places around the globe. The book has excellent facts about the materials used, location, type of house and historical facts, as well as a fun factoid about each structure. Our favorite image might be the Venetian Palazzo. Ah, to live in a house like that in Venice!

You can get a copy of the book here.