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The ancient Egyptians thought big and built bigger, leaving behind monuments and messages that have endured for five millennia despite tomb robbers and the ravages of time. Pyramids and mummies tell us about their deaths, but new technologies are peeling the wraps off their mysterious lives. In Everything Ancient Egypt kids will discover all they want to know about the mys ...more
Paperback, 64 pages
Published February 14th 2012 by National Geographic Children's Books
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Haleigh Chacon
Oct 17, 2016 rated it it was amazing
The nonfiction book Everything Ancient Egypt by Crispin Boyer is a interesting book if you are interested in the history of Ancient Egypt.The book includes how Egyptians lived,information about afterlife and the process of mummies,Pharaohs,and more fun facts that I enjoyed very much.It is understandable book that has many good pictures along with amazing interesting.The book is one of my favorites because it states facts you have never heard of before.So,if you are looking for a great Ancient E ...more
Dorlissa
Apr 09, 2014 rated it it was amazing
This is an interesting book about what things were like back in ancient Egypt. It talks about the historical timeline of Egypt as well as what they believed, who ruled them and how, how they prepared their dead and what life was life them. It is well put together and easy to understand.

I chose the book Cleopatra VII Daughter of the Nile by Kristina Gregory for my fiction twin for this book. It is written as a diary of a young girl living in Ancient Egypt. I felt that this would be a great match
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Alex Weaver
I chose this book because it is very easy to read. It would be suited for intermediate students because it has a lot of text. There are a variety of pictures and captions throughout as well as a glossary.

Twin-text:
The Adventures of Melissa and Cleopatra (And Their Friend Katina)
(c) 2015 by David J. Hirschfeld

I chose this text because it is a fun and silly book about pets in Egypt that explore the world of people. This is a fun and silly book to get kids interested in Egypt and what it is and
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i thought i was informational but i really didnt get it that much thought but i did like it thanks
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Crispin Boyer lives in San Francisco and writes about history, wildlife, and technology. He and his wife, Ramah, are the lord and lady of a 1914 Victorian that is 700 times smaller than a typical castle but almost as drafty. Their microwave might not roast an ox like most medieval ovens, but at least their bathroom isn't a hole in the wall that empties into a stinky moat.
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