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How the Amazon queen fought the prince of Egypt

Guided Reading Level: 

M

Publication Type:

Book

Authors:

Bower,Tamara

Source:

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Volume 1st, New York, p.36 (2005)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr PS3602 .O8958 H69 2005

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/6757049

Keywords:

Amazons--Fiction, Assyria--History--Fiction, Children's Africana Book Awards, 2006, Kings, queens, rulers, etc.--Fiction, Princes--Fiction, Sex role--Fiction

Abstract:

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.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

Lexile measure 710; Ages 6-11; Grade level 3.9; Historical fiction