Castles Magnified (Hardcover)

With a 3x Magnifying Glass!

By Harry Bloom (Illustrator), David Long

Wide Eyed Editions, 9781786033253, 48pp.

Publication Date: October 15, 2019

List Price: 22.99*
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Grab your magnifying glass and charge into battle with this search-and-find history adventure packed with more than 200 things to spot in each eye-boggling illustration.
Meet history’s most heroic knights as you travel back in time to follow Sir Gallahad into the court of King Arthur, Joan of Arc into battle, and Richard the Lionheart on his last crusade. Use the magnifying glass to explore cutaway castles, epic medieval battlefields, and impressive royal tournaments, then learn about chivalry, armor, and jousting.
Written by the Blue Peter award–winning David Long, this book will delight and inform the most inquisitive young squires and ladies!
Continue your up-close, search-and-find history adventures with Pirates Magnified and Egypt Magnified.

About the Author

Harry Bloom is a freelance illustrator based in London. He specialises in creating detailed illustrations for children's books. Pirates Magnified is his first book for Wide Eyed Editions.

David Long writes for adults and children and specializes in history. As a journalist, he has written for the Times, Sunday Times, and London Evening Standard as well as for magazines in Britain and abroad. He is an award-winning ghostwriter and one of his own books was voted Blue Peter Book of the Year 2017.

Praise For Castles Magnified: With a 3x Magnifying Glass!

Unvarnished infotainment for sharp-eyed Where's Waldo fans
- Kirkus Reviews