You Wouldn't Want to Live in Pompeii

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Classical Age

You Wouldn't Want to Live in Pompeii!
A Volcanic Eruption You'd Rather Avoid

Author: Malam, John
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Time Period: Classical Age
Time Frame: 79
Geographic Area: Europe
Country: Italy (Ancient Rome)
Topics: Volcano, Natural Disasters
Genre: Non Fiction
Reading Age: Lower Elementary, Middle Grade
Format: Picture Book
Published: 2017

World History > Classical Age > Ancient Rome

Get ready... as a trusted slave in a quiet Roman town in 79 CE, you're about to undergo the most terrifying experience of your life.

This interactive series will enthrall young and reluctant readers (Ages 8-12) by making them part of the story, inviting them to become the main character. Each book uses humorous illustrations to depict the sometimes dark and horrific side of life during important eras in history. You'll never forget what it's like to live in Pompeii. Find out all about the horrible fate of the residents of Pompeii, what remains of the town today, and how Vesuvius' victims were preserved for eternity.

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