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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

"These entertaining, deftly organized books will make terrific light-hearted additions to cirriculum units on ancient civilizations." — Publishers Weekly

Stop the presses! What if ancient civilizations had daily newspapers? And they were amusing and compellingly informative? They might just look like this innovative series of historical nonfiction, presented in a unique, kid-friendly format.

Synopsis:

At home or at school, these innovative titles make history come alive!

Covering ancient Rome in the form of a daily newspaper written at the time, this innovative and acclaimed book presents historical nonfiction in a unique, kid-friendly format. Affordable and accessible as your morning newspaper, THE ROMAN NEWS gives young readers the unforgettable sense of actually being citizens of an ancient nation.

About the Author

Andrew Langley, the author of many nonfiction books for children and adults, believes that "children's nonfiction should be exciting as well as informative, allowing for some free rein to the imagination."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780763641993
Author:
Langley, Andrew
Publisher:
Candlewick Press (MA)
Illustrator:
Various
Author:
Candlewick
Author:
de Souza, Philip
Author:
de Souza, Philip, Souza Philip
Author:
Various
Subject:
History - Ancient
Subject:
History - Europe
Subject:
People & Places - Europe
Subject:
Social Science : General
Subject:
Rome Civilization Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Rome Civilization.
Subject:
Ancient
Subject:
Europe
Subject:
Children s-History Ancient
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
History News
Publication Date:
20090331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4-COLOR
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.94x8.08x.12 in. .34 lbs.
Age Level:
09-14

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Product details 32 pages Candlewick Press (MA) - English 9780763641993 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , At home or at school, these innovative titles make history come alive!

Covering ancient Rome in the form of a daily newspaper written at the time, this innovative and acclaimed book presents historical nonfiction in a unique, kid-friendly format. Affordable and accessible as your morning newspaper, THE ROMAN NEWS gives young readers the unforgettable sense of actually being citizens of an ancient nation.

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