Mummies (National Geographic Readers Series)

Mummies (National Geographic Readers Series)

by Elizabeth Carney

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Overview

Why were mummies mummified? These mysterious corpses provide a fascinating window on the past of cultures worldwide. Mummies has plenty of ghoulish intrigue to keep young readers reading. This irresistible title provides the solid science behind the myths and guarantees a successful and rewarding reading experience for kids at level 2. Mummies is a compelling combination of fun, facts, jokes and captivating photography.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781426305283
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication date: 09/08/2009
Series: National Geographic Readers Series
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 108,336
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 640L (what's this?)
Age Range: 5 - 7 Years

About the Author

ELIZABETH CARNEY is a writer and editor based in Brooklyn, New York. She specializes in nonfiction children's books and science, math, and STEM-related magazines. Her author credits includeEverything Big CatsEverything DolphinsGreat Migrations: Whales, Wildebeests, Butterflies, Elephants, and Other Amazing Animals on the Move, and several titles in the Face to Face and National Geographic Readers series.

Elizabeth Carney received the 2005 AAAS Science Journalism Award for science reporting for children. Her titles Face to Face With CheetahsFace to Face With Gorillas, and Great Migrations: Whales, Wildebeests, Butterflies, Elephants, and Other Amazing Animals on the Move appeared on the National Science Teachers Association's Outstanding Science Trade Book list for 2008, 2009, and 2010 respectively.

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Mummies 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
EGHunter01 More than 1 year ago
*Informative. *Educational. *Good book for basic history of mummies and the purpose for making a mummy. *Will assist young readers with vocabulary building.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
AHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Eww
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
They r awesome!!!!! But creepy. AAAAHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!