Parents' Choice Foundation: Reviewing Children's Media Since 1978

Parents' Choice Awards : Books : Non-Fiction


Fall 2004 Non-Fiction
Ages: 9 - 12 yrs.
Author: Lynn Curlee
Illustrator: Lynn Curlee
ISBN: 0689844905
Hardcover Price: $17.95
In honor of the goddess Athena Parthenos, for whom their city Athens was named, the ancient Greeks built The Parthenon, one of the world's most beautiful buildings. Lynn Curlee traces the history of the Parthenon with clear text and simple illustrations giving readers a sense of the size and perspective of scale.
Kemie Nix   ©2004 Parents' Choice
Kemie Nix is Chairman of Children's Literature for Children (CLC), a non-profit, tax-exempt, educational organization dedicated to bringing children and books together. Mrs. Nix, a senior book editor for Parents' Choice, has a remarkable sense of selecting books children love to read.

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