Publisher: Flying Eye Books
Number of pages: 64
Dimensions: 310 x 245 mm
A kaleidoscopic account of human gaming history. -- Imagining History
Perfect for dipping in and out of or for the sports enthusiast to devour in one sitting, 'Ancient Games' would be a valuable addition to school libraries as well as the home shelves. * North Somerset Teachers Book Award *
With curriculum linked subjects this is a perfect book to spark interest in the origins of gaming for any school library as its full of interesting facts. * The Book Whisperer, Kid-Lit *
This lively book shows people playing and competing in games in civilizations around the world. -- Booksforourchildren blog
Avalon Nuovo's Art is excellent. The clean lines compliment the content so well. * The Great British Bookworm *
The striking illustrations by Avalon Nuovo bring the written explanations to life and encourage children to browse and linger over the pages. * Library Lady *
Avalon Nuovo's powerful images of the athletes, warriors and participants rendered in a colour palette predominated by shades of ochre, and from a variety of perspectives, serve to take us as spectators into the ancient world of games and follow its unfolding history as described in Iris Volant's narrative. * Red Reading Hub *
[A] must have for KS2 classroom/ school library. * @MrBReading on Twitter *
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