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So You Think You've Got It Bad? A kids Life in Ancient 3 Books - Chae Strathie - Age 9-14 - Paperback

SKU: B2D2918 ISBN: 9789124369484
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Titles in this Set:-
  1. So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Egypt
  2. So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Rome
  3. So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Greece

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So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Egypt
Part of Nosy Crow's list of publishing in collaboration with the British Museum and developed in consultation with one of the world's leading Egyptologists. This has witty, carefully researched text, packed with historical facts, by award-winning author Chae Strathie, brought to life with rich, humorous illustrations by super-talented Marisa Morea.A kid's life in ancient Egypt might sound like fun with all the cool pyramids and glorious sunny weather, but actually it was rather tough!
In this hilarious book, written by award-winning author Chae Strathie, children will learn exactly how difficult life really was, from dodging Deathstalker scorpions and cleaning up cow dung, to fetching water from the well, eating roast hedgehog and being slammed in the stocks for being naughty at school! Probably the first book about ancient Egypt that involves bubble wrap and skateboards!
"New in the British Library strand of publishing, a hilarious, highly-illustrated look at children's lives in Ancient Egypt. It's extremely child-friendly and well-pitched for Key Stage 2 - a must for schools and libraries." - The Bookseller

So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Rome
Part of Nosy Crow's list of publishing in collaboration with the British Museum and developed in consultation with one of the world's leading experts on Ancient Rome. This has witty, carefully researched text, packed with historical facts, by award-winning author Chae Strathie, brought to life with rich, humorous illustrations by super-talented Marisa Morea.Written by award-winning author Chae Strathie and developed in consultation with experts from the British Museum, this fascinating book reveals what life was really like for kids in ancient Rome, from washing clothes in wee to snacking on dormice . . . and even fighting in gladiatorial combat! Packed with facts and fantastic illustrations, this funny and accessible introduction to ancient Rome is a must-read for kids with a passion for horrible history.
New in the British Library strand of publishing, a hilarious, highly-illustrated look at children's lives in Ancient Egypt. It's extremely child-friendly and well-pitched for Key Stage 2 - a must for schools and libraries. - The Bookselleron So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Egypt

So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Greece
Part of Nosy Crow's list of publishing in collaboration with the British Museum and developed in consultation with one of the world's leading experts on Ancient Greece. This has witty, carefully researched text, packed with historical facts, by award-winning author Chae Strathie, brought to life with rich, humorous illustrations by super-talented Marisa Morea.A kid's life in ancient Greece might sound like fun, what with all that brilliant sunny weather and watching the Olympic Games, but actually life for kids could be pretty hard. In this hilarious book, written by award-winning author Chae Strathie, children will learn just how tough life really was, from living on a diet of blood soup whilst wearing nothing but a cloak, to having to learn a poem that was over 15,000 lines long! Thanks, but no thanks, Homer! Probably the first book about ancient Greece to feature a race between a go-kart and a goose, this is a must read for kids with a passion for horrible history!New in the British Library strand of publishing, a hilarious, highly-illustrated look at children's lives in Ancient Egypt. It's extremely child-friendly and well-pitched for Key Stage 2 - a must for schools and libraries. - The Bookselleron So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Egypt