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Discovering the Ancient Egyptians

Federica Magrin (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Laura Brenlla (Illustrator)

Board Books

List Price: 14.95*
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Play with history, and bring ancient Egypt back to life, with this interactive book--complete with detachable figures and pedestals

Come take a walk by the Nile and discover the world of Pharaohs, solve the riddles of the Sphinx, play hide-and-seek among the great pyramids of Giza, and listen to the legends of Egyptian gods and goddesses Along with lots of detail on everything from how mummies were made to the meaning of hieroglyphics, this introduction to ancient Egypt features detachable figures with pedestals that actually stand.

White Star Kids, 9788854413917, 12pp.

Publication Date: November 3, 2020

About the Author

Federica Magrin was born in Varese in 1978 and has worked in publishing for over ten years, first as editor of Edizioni De Agostini and now as a freelancer. She mainly works in children's books, but also writes educational texts and stories and translates novels. She wrote City Atlas and Princess's Survival Guide (illustrated by Laura Brenlla), both published by White Star. Laura Brenlla won a scholarship to study Art at Universidad Europea in Madrid. Later she was selected to receive digital cleanup training at the prestigious animation studio SPA, with Fernando Moro (Anastasia, All Dogs Go to Heaven) in charge.