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E Is for Egypt: A is for Alphabet    by Charles C Somerville order for
E Is for Egypt
by Charles C Somerville
Order:  USA  Can
Hogs Back Books, 2015 (2015)
* *   Reviewed by Bob Walch

Sample an array of interesting facts about Egypt in this inexpensive little book that features humorous, carton illustrations and an A to Z approach to the ancient culture.

You'll learn what a cartouche is as well as why cats and dung beetles were so revered by the Egyptians. Ever hear of the Eye of Horus, the temple of Karnak, or the role of ushabti in Egyptian burial practices? You will have after paging through this book.

Here's an entertaining way to expose a young reader to some of the highlights of ancient Egyptian culture in a fun and informative manner. Even mom and dad may find a few tidbits here of interest in this book that covers a wide range of topics.

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