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Vacaciones Al Pie De Un Volcan (Magic Tree House #13)

3.96  ·  Rating details ·  9,036 Ratings  ·  281 Reviews


Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/2007 Pages: 74 Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
Paperback, 74 pages
Published April 1st 2007 by Lectorum Publications
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Isabel Orama
Dec 31, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book is about a brother and sister named Jack and Annie.They went on a adventure to roam or ancient Times when people believed in "Hercules".their family was taking a vacation.Annie had a nightmare with balls of fire and a volcano erupting,but Jack and Annie does not know that I is going to happen in Roam.

Jack and Annie was walking to Frog Creek woods to see. Morgan Le Fay.She is a magic Librarian.she gave Jack and Annie a mission to go to Roam.Morgan Le Fay gave them a mission to go to to
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Bailey Marissa
Jack and Annie go back in time to Pompeii to rescue an old book for Merlin/Morgen Le Fay.
Ashley Li
May 23, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition


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PERSONAL RESPONSE

This book taught me a lot of knowledge about Roman Empire. For example, it taught me Pompeii was forgotten after it was buried in ash and pumice, and the language of the ancient Romans was called Latin. Also this book taught me something about myths. Hercules was a Roman hero from the Greek myths. After the Romans conquered ancient Greece, they adopted many of Greece’s heroes and gods and goddesses. Hercules was one of them.

THE PLOT

Jack and Annie
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Maya Orama
Mar 21, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book is about a brother and sister named Annie and jack. They are going on another adventure to Rome. Morgan lee fe told them to go to Rome to find an ancient scroll. So, jack and Annie search Rome for the scoll. Jack and Annie get in trouble by the guards in Rome. Then, they bump into a old lady that helps them look for the scroll. At first, the old lady took them to a safe place so the guards couldn't find them.it was hard looking for the scroll even if the old lady told them where to fin ...more
Norberto Leyva
Apr 30, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Jack and Annie are back for another adventure, but this time they are going back to ancient Rome about 2,000 years ago. Morgan le Fay, told them to go back to retrieve a scroll for her. They go to Pompeii to save this scroll before the volcano explodes. Jack and Annie don’t realize when or where they are until a witch mentions something pertaining to what we know to be a historic day. Jack and Annie have another close call, making it back to the tree house just in time with the scroll.

I would r
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Lindsey
Dec 15, 2016 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
I like this series for my 6-yr-old, but this adventure was pretty weak.
Julesmarie
Again, I appreciate the historical accuracy here. The togas and sandals for Jack and Annie were accurate, as were the descriptions of the shops on the streets and the baths. This might be a very fun way for my students, who have just spent a few months learning about ancient Rome, to get a more first-hand view of it.

The one thing I noticed that wasn't QUITE accurate (and even my students should be able to recognize this, so I'm not worried about leaving this in the classroom library to read) was
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A.J. Llewellyn
Jul 14, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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I was surprised how entertaining and well researched this was. I learned things I never knew about Pompeii - yes I know it's a kid's book but my niece gave this to me as a gift. She bought it at a yard sale and thought it was about a Hawaiian volcano (she knows me too well) but I found the story really well written. I didn't know that Pompeii's volcanic eruption involved magma - volcanic rocks, different from the flowing lava in the islands - and the the moment the ancient city is covered, destr ...more
Kayla
This is a great chapter book for kids to read that really engages them in learning about the subject the book is on. This book is one of many in this series and each time the children in the story go to a new place and learn. In this book, Jack and Annie go to Pompeii during the reign of the Roman Empire. It really makes learning about this subject interesting and exciting for kids. It is a simple and small chapter book for kids who are just starting to read chapter books. In the classroom I can ...more
Chiara
Jan 22, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It is about two children that go into a forest with a card and they reach the magic tree house and land in Pompei many years in the past when the volcano called mount Vesuvius erupted on the 24 August 79
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