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A Children's History of Portugal
Sérgio Luís de Carvalho; António Salvador, illus.; Inês Lima, trans.

2017 • 52 pp. 24 color illus. 8 1/2 x 9 5/8"
Juvenile History / History - Spain & Portugal

$20.00 Hardcover, 978-1-933227-79-5

This heavily illustrated book narrates the exciting history of Portugal for young readers (ages 8-12) first time in English

This colorful book, the first history of Portugal for very young readers published in English, narrates the exciting history of one of the oldest nations in Europe from the time of the ancient Lusitanians to the contemporary moment. Written for elementary and middle school students, this history has been placed on the Plano Nacional de Leitura, a national education initiative sponsored by Portugal's Ministry of Education.

Now in its fourth edition in Portugal, A Children's History of Portugal was written by prize-winning author SÉRGIO LUÍS DE CARVALHO, director of the Museu do Pão [Bread Museum] in the Serra da Estrela and author of numerous books of fiction and non-fiction. ANTÓNIO SALVADOR is a book illustrator in Portugal. INÊS LIMA is a PhD candidate in Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies and Theory at UMass Dartmouth.

Fri, 2 Mar 2018 14:21:18 -0500