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Cleopatra
Queen of Egypt

illustrator: Ian Andrew

series name:
Historical Notebooks

The story of Cleopatra’s life has captured the imagination of countless writers and artists for centuries. As one of history’s most enduring figures, much lore has obscured the real woman behind the myth. Was she a beautiful and heartless schemer who stopped at nothing to get what she wanted? Or was Cleopatra a tragic victim of her own heart? This next volume in the acclaimed Notebook series offers a fascinating look into the world of one of Egypt’s most notorious leaders. Featuring a fictional journal that invites us into Cleopatra’s inner world, this is an exquisite guide bursting with gorgeous illustrations and packed with fun interactive extras such as flaps featuring historical facts and pop-culture references.This is a riveting volume rife with battles, passion, and even murderous intrigue — an exclusive look into the legendary queen’s dramatic life.

Meet the woman who became the icon.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$19.99 / $24.00
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763660957 /  9780763660956
on sale date:
10/2012
format:
Novelty Book
age range:
8 yrs - 12 yrs
# of pages/size:
30 / 10" x 11 13/16"
grade range:
Grade 3 - Grade 7
 
subjects:
Juvenile Fiction; Biographical; Girls & Women; Historical; Legends, Myths, Fables; People & Places; Royalty; History; Biography & Autobiography;
author’s comments:
Clint Twist has written more than 85 books for UK and US publishers in the fields of Science, Nature, and History, and for readers of all ages. Some of his books include Charles Darwin and the Beagle Adventure, The Mythology Handbook (with Dug Steer), and The Oceanology Handbook.
illustrator’s comments:
Ian Andrew created the black-and-white pencil illustrations for Egyptology and The Egyptology Handbook. He is an accomplished animator and has illustrated many books for children.
 
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