The Ancient Egyptians (Discover)
|Rating||:||4.63 (628 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||32 Pages|
She exhibited work in the Memory Palace exhibition at the V&A, and was a select at Pick Me Up 2014 at Somerset House. Her clients include The Guardian, Nobrow Press, The National Trust, Seven Stories Press, Solipsistic Pop, First Second and The New York Times. In 2011 she won the Observer Jonathan Cape Graphic short story prize. Her first graphic novel 'The Encyclopedia of Early Eart
. In 2011 she won the Observer Jonathan Cape Graphic short story prize. Her clients include The Guardian, Nobrow Press, The National Trust, Seven Stories Press, Solipsistic Pop, First Second and The New York Times. Her first graphic novel 'The Encyclopedia of Early Earth' was published in 2013 by Jonathan Cape in the UK, Random House in Canada and Little Brown in the US. She exhibited work in the Memory Palace exhibition at the V&A, and was a select at Pick Me Up 2014 at Somerset House. These are her first books for children. About the Author IMOGEN GREENBERG is a London-based writer and graduate of ancient history, and a freelance journalist writing about arts, culture and heritage in London. This is her first children's book.ISABEL GREENBERG is a London-based illustrator
Illei Faat Maat (Bury the Past) John Z My nine-year old has taking to liking to read about the world oh so long ago. I ran across this book on Ancient Egyptians and a companion book on Ancient Romans and thought it would be fun to take a look at one. After checking in with the publisher, I was sent a review copy of the Egyptian title, with a promise for an honest, unbiased review.Before looking at the inside, first off let's look at a few big picture things. First, the books are targeted at eight to e. Great Pictures, Nice Poster and an Informative Read I read this book to my kindergarten age niece. She enjoyed the pictures and the story but I think this book is meant more for elementary age children. However, I really enjoyed it myself. Despite taking both Western Civilizations and Art History courses in college, I still learned new things in this book. The poster with the map and timeline was a hit with both of us.I received this book in a Goodreads giveaway but that has not impacted my review.
The first in a series on key historical periods, launching with the Romans and Ancient Egyptians and followed by the Vikings and Ancient Greeks. Illustrated by graphic novelist Isabel Greenberg and researched by her sister, Imogen Greenberg, this series of books are presented as comic strips which offer a fresh and accessible entry point to core educational topics for children 8+.. Each spread explores a different theme or topic specific to Ancient Egyptian culture, such as pharoahs, mummies, pyramids, gods, the Nile, hieroglyphs and a timeline