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Priscilla's Homecoming Across The Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Africa
Real life experience about a child kidnapped from her village in Sierra Leone, Africa in 1756. She survived the middle passage thousands of miles across the ocean. She was sold to a South Carolina plantation owner who kept strict records which gives us a glimpse into her life. Young people will be inspired by the courage of a little girl who symbolically made her way back home.
14 Fun Facts About the Sphinx: Educational Versions
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Africa, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Great Sphinx is one of the most recognized statues in the world. It is also one of the largest, being almost as big as a football field! The statue is about 240 feet (73 meters) long and 20 feet (six meters) wide. It stands 65 feet (19.8 meters) tall. Many mysteries still surround the sphinx. Learn more in this book. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Stan
Tutankhamen: The Boy King
Series: 15-Minute Books ยท 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Africa
What was King Tut’s like as a boy? Did he go to school? Did he have royal duties? If so, what were they? This book tells of the young life of the boy King Tutankhamen. It tells the stories that have been found on the walls of the temples and shows what his life would have been like growing up. Find out more about this young king of Egypt and his life in this 15-minute biography.