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Written by Wiley Blevins


ISBN: 978-0-531-12920-3

List Price: $27.00

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Home to ancient pyramids, sphinxes, and other remarkable remnants of the past, Egypt has long captured the imagination of people around the world. Readers will get an insider’s view of this African nation as they explore sandy deserts, busy cities, and much more alongside tour guides Marwa and Hazem. Along the way, they’ll learn about Egypt’s history, culture, and more.
Item #: 675825
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2019
Format: Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size: 8 3/8" x 7 1/4"
Pages: 32
Grades: 3 - 4
Ages: 8 - 9
Dewey #: 962
  • Maps highlight important locations
  • Eye-catching images give readers an up-close look at important landmarks and events
  • Fun activities help readers learn about foreign cultures
  • Timelines highlight landmark events in each country’s history
  • Recipes show readers how to prepare local culinary specialties
  • You Won’t Believe This! section is packed with unique and interesting facts about the countries
  • Guessing Game! provides readers with clues they can use to match photos of important landmarks with their names
  • How to Prepare for Your Visit section offers tips for traveling to each country
  • Comparison chart shows how countries’ languages, currency, and other features differ from those of the United States
  • Glossaries explain difficult terms in a way that makes them easy to understand
  • Digital content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com