Join Carole P. Roman and travel through time to visit the most interesting civilizations throughout history in the first four books of her new series.
So get on -board this time-travel machine and discover the world through the eyes of a young person just like you.
(from back of book)
IF YOU WERE ME
LIVED IN....MIDDLE AGES
Carole P. Roman
About the Author
Carole P. Roman is the award-winning author of the Captain No Beard series. Both Captain No Beard-An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate's Life and Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis have received the Kirkus Star of Exceptional Merit. The first book in the series was named to Kirkus Reviews Best 2012. Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis has just been named to Kirkus Reviews Best of 2015. Each book in the series has won numerous awards including the NABE Pinnacle Award, ERIK Award for 2013, ForeWord Review Five Star and Finalist in the Book of the Year, and Reader's Views Children's Book of the Year 2013. She is also the author of the award-winning non-fiction culture series If You Were Me and Lived in...exploring customs and culture around the world.
900 years ago, year 1072
Travel with your young ones or alone into another world. Ms. Roman has given us another book on a different period in history. This book isn't just for children, grown ups can learn a lot too. This new series is about the Middle Ages and gives you a lot of information on the people back in Medieval England. Their clothes, the food they ate and the things they did. The reader gets to join a family of a knight and their servants. You get to see the side of the wealthy knight and family and also the side of the less wealthy. Ms. Roman also tells of the church and how they served in the church.
Brief notes on famous people back in the Medieval Ages is at the back of the book. Listed are such people as Joan of Arc and William the Conqueror. It lists details such as dates lived and pronunciation of their names. There is also a glossary of terms that may be difficult or unknown to the reader.
Take the journey back to the Middle Ages and while learning, enjoy.
I received a complimentary copy of this book from the author, Carole P. Roman, in exchange for my unbiased and honest review.
I would give this book 5 STARS.