History News (Paperback)
The Egyptian News
Candlewick, 9780763641986, 32pp.
Publication Date: March 10, 2009
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (3/6/2008)
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.
Greetings, honored guest. Ancient Egypt is a land of fascinating stories, age-old mysteries, ingenious inventions, proud queens, and boy-kings. Hear of our lives in The Egyptian News. Find out who built the first pyramid — and why. Learn the secret art of embalming mummies. Discover the dangerous sport of hippo hunting and much, much more — all in The Egyptian News!
Back matter includes a time line, an index, and a list of famous pharaohs.