The first in a series on key historical periods, launching with the Romans and Ancient Egyptians and followed by the Vikings and Ancient Greeks. Each spread explores a different theme or topic specific to Ancient Egyptian culture, such as pharaohs, mummies, pyramids, gods, the Nile, hieroglyphs and a timeline. Illustrated by graphic novelist Isabel Greenberg and researched by her sister, Imogen Greenberg, this series of books are presented as comic strips which offer a fresh and accessible entry point to core educational topics for children 8+.
IMOGEN GREENBERG is a London-based writer. She is the author of the first two books in the 'Discover' series, which introduce the Ancient Romans and the Ancient Egyptians to children. Imogen loves writing history and myth for children alongside working in arts and theatre administration.
ISABEL GREENBERG is a London based writer, illustrator and comic artist. As well as illustrating children’s history books, she has published two graphic novels. She has worked with a variety of clients including: Nobrow Press, The Guardian and The National Trust. In 2011 she won the Observer Graphic Short Story prize. Her work has been featured at Somerset House and exhibited in the Memory Palace show at the V&A.