You Wouldn't Want to... Series

125 primary works • 125 total works
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Roman Gladiator!
4.02
· 482 Ratings · 32 Reviews · published 2000 · 15 editions
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You Wouldn't Want to Be an Egyptian Mummy!: Disgusting Things You'd Rather Not Know
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Slave in Ancient Greece!: A Life You'd Rather Not Have
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You Wouldn't Want to Be an Aztec Sacrifice!: Gruesome Things You'd Rather Not Know
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You Wouldn't Want to Be Sick in the 16th Century!: Diseases You'd Rather Not Catch
As an apprentice barber surgeon of the 1500s you a…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Viking Explorer!: Voyages You'd Rather Not Make
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You Wouldn't Want to Be in a Medieval Dungeon!: Prisoners You'd Rather Not Meet
This delightful series brings something unusual to…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be on Apollo 13!: A Mission You'd Rather Not Go on
This delightful series brings something unusual to…
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You Wouldnt Want to Climb Mount Everest!: A Deadly Journey to the Top of the World
Go along with Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay on…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Medieval Knight!: Armor You'd Rather Not Wear
You (the reader) are the son of a senior servant l…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Pyramid Builder!: A Hazardous Job You'd Rather Not Have
You (the reader) are an Egyptian peasant who farms…
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You Wouldn't Want To Sail On The Titanic!: One Voyage You'd Rather Not Make
A wealth of historical and technical information s…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be an American Colonist!: A Settlement You'd Rather Not Start
- Fits in well with social studies and U.S. histor…
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You Wouldn't Want To Be A Roman Soldier!: Barbarians You'd Rather Not Meet
The year is AD 98. You are a soldier named Marcus …
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You Wouldn't Want to Be Mary, Queen of Scots!
3.93
· 125 Ratings · 20 Reviews · published 2008 · 7 editions
See life through the eyes of one of the most unfor…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be Tutankhamen!: A Mummy Who Really Got Meddled With
- Humorous Handy Hints that relate directly to the…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Pirate's Prisoner!
4.08
· 144 Ratings · 23 Reviews · published 2002 · 10 editions
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You Wouldn't Want to Be Cleopatra!: An Egyptian Ruler You'd Rather Not Be
- Humorous Handy Hints that relate directly to the…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Mammoth Hunter!: Dangerous Beasts You'd Rather Not Encounter
You are a member of a group of nomadic hunter-gath…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Victorian Servant!: A Thankless Job You'd Rather Not Have
You (the reader) are a bright, 12-year-old girl. I…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be in Alexander the Great's Army!: Miles You'd Rather Not March
This fun and interesting, interactive series will …
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You Wouldn't Want to Be an Inca Mummy!: A One-Way Journey You'd Rather Not Make
This interactive series will enthrall young and re…
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You Wouldn't Want to Sail on the Mayflower!: A Trip That Took Entirely Too Long
- High interest topic for children of all ages.
- D…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be Joan of Arc!: A Mission You Might Want to Miss
- Humorous Handy Hints that relate directly to the…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Greek Athlete!: Races You'd Rather Not Run
You (the reader) are a small boy living near Athen…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Polar Explorer!
3.87
· 99 Ratings · 17 Reviews · published 2000 · 10 editions
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Sumerian Slave!: A Life of Hard Labor You'd Rather Avoid
This fun and interesting, interactive series will …
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Mayan Soothsayer!: Fortunes You'd Rather Not Tell
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- Humorous Handy Hints that relate direc…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Civil War Soldier!: A War You'd Rather Not Fight
You (the reader) are a farmer living in Connecticu…
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You Wouldn't Want to Live in Pompeii! A Volcanic Eruption You'd Rather Avoid
It's not so bad being a slave in ancient Pompeii. …
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You Wouldn't Want to Be an American Pioneer!: A Wilderness You'd Rather Not Tame
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Crusader!: A War You'd Rather Not Fight
- High interest topic for children of all ages.
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You Wouldn't Want to Sail with Christopher Columbus!: Uncharted Waters You'd Rather Not Cross
- High interest topic for children of all ages.
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You Wouldn't Want to Live in a Medieval Castle!: A Home You'd Rather Not Inhabit
Originally published: Brighton, England: Salariya …
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You Wouldn't Want to Be at the Boston Tea Party!: Wharf Water Tea, You'd Rather Not Drink
The year is 1773. Your name is George Robert Twelv…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be in the Forbidden City!
3.79
· 73 Ratings · 8 Reviews · published 2008 · 5 editions
This fun and interesting, interactive series will …
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You Wouldn't Want to Be in the First Submarine!: An Undersea Expedition You'd Rather Avoid
Originally published: Brighton, England: Salariya …
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Samurai!: A Deadly Career You'd Rather Not Pursue
- Humorous Handy Hints that relate directly to the…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be an Assyrian Soldier!: An Ancient Army You'd Rather Not Join
- Humorous Handy Hints that relate directly to the…
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You Wouldn't Want to Live in a Wild West Town! Dust You'd Rather Not Settle
Looks through the eyes of the fictional marshal of…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Suffragist!: A Protest Movement That's Rougher Than You Expected
A look at the history of women's struggle to win t…
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You Wouldn't Want to be a Victorian Schoolchild
3.88
· 34 Ratings · 3 Reviews · published 2001 · 4 editions
Get ready...as a child growing up in the 1880a you…
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You Wouldn't Want to Work on the Great Wall of China!: Defenses You'd Rather Not Build
You are a poor peasant boy who works with your fat…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Victorian Mill Worker!: A Grueling Job You'd Rather Not Have
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- Humorous Handy Hints that relate direc…
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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Salem Witch!: Bizarre Accusations You'd Rather Not Face
- Humorous Handy Hints that relate directly to the…
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You Wouldn't Want to Travel with Captain Cook!: A Voyage You'd Rather Not Make
You are a 16-year-old boy in the 18th Century. You…