The Egyptian News

The Egyptian News Cover

The Egyptian News

By Scott Steedman; James Putnam (Consultant)

Candlewick Press (MA), Paperback, 9780763641986, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009

"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.

About the Author
Scott Steedman is an editor, writer and publishing consultant, and an Adjunct Professor at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver. He co-edited Visions of British Columbia, winner of the 2010 City of Vancouver Book Award.

James Putnam has been a Visiting Scholar in Museum Studies at New York University and Curator of the Contemporary Arts and Cultures Program at the British Museum.