Pharaoh's Arrow (Written and Illustrated by George Neeb)
Akia loves living in an oasis far from the Nile River with her father. But when she is faced with a family tragedy, Akia embarks on a plan of revenge that takes her to the ancient capital of Memphis and to meet Almighty Pharaoh. She quickly learns that vengeance isn't as easy as it may seem! Come visit Ancient Egypt through a tale told in rhyming couplets, authentic hieroglyphics and historic papyrus paintings come to life. Winner of a 2018 Purple Dragonfly Book Award.
Note: This book includes accurate facts about life in Ancient Egypt. Students can learn about hieroglyphics. It is illustrated in Egyptian two-dimensional style. Instructions are included in the back of the book to show how to create the papyrus effect of the illustrations. It is a great resource for teaching history, art and poetry.
Categories: Historical fiction, Empathy/ Perspective taking, Consideration/ Compassion, Forgiveness
- Age Range: 8 - 11 years
- Grade Level: 3 - 5
- Paperback: 38 pages
- Publisher: George Neeb (August 28, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 9781773700304
- ISBN-13: 978-1773700304
- ASIN: 1773700308
- Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.1 x 8.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 4.5 ounces