Ancient Rome and Pompeii

Ancient Rome and Pompeii

A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #13: Vacation Under the Volcano

By Mary Pope Osborne; Natalie Pope Boyce; Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780375932205, 119pp.

Publication Date: April 25, 2006


Track the facts with Jack and Annie
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in "Magic Tree House #13: Vacation Under the Volcano, " they had lots of questions. How did ancient Rome become an emipre? Where did ancient Romans go for fun? What happened to the Roman town of Pompeii? What have we learned from it? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discovered in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures. And teachers can use Fact Trackers alongside their Magic Tree House fiction companions to meet common core text pairing needs.
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"From the Trade Paperback edition.

About the Author
Mary Pope Osborne is the author of the bestselling Magic Tree House series. She has also written many acclaimed retellings of myths, folktales, and works of historical fiction.

Murdocca has illustrated numerous picture books and chapter books.