How the Amazon queen fought the prince of Egypt
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Source:Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Volume 1st, New York, p.36 (2005)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3602 .O8958 H69 2005
Keywords:Amazons--Fiction, Assyria--History--Fiction, Children's Africana Book Awards, 2006, Kings, queens, rulers, etc.--Fiction, Princes--Fiction, Sex role--Fiction
Summary: Serpot, ruler of a land where women live free, without men, leads her Amazon warriors in battle against Prince Pedikhons of Egypt, who has come to see for himself if women can equal men, even in battle. Includes notes about Assyrian and Egyptian culture and hieroglyphics.
Lexile measure 710; Ages 6-11; Grade level 3.9; Historical fiction