Famous Castles

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The "Famous Castles" series introduces six amazing castles located throughout the globe. Each castle has a full and unique history. Readers will learn about who lived there, including kings and queens, what purposes the castles served, and what visitors can expect when they explore them today. Aligned to Common Core standards & correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids Jumbo is an imprint of Abdo Kids, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Famous Castles (6 titles)
Alcazar Castle 3.7
Bran Castle 3.4
Edinburgh Castle 3.4
Himeji Castle 3.4
Neuschwanstein Castle 3.3
Windsor Castle 3.3
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  • New! Fall 2022
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Beginning Readers, Nonfiction
Subject History, Science & Technology
Copyright 2022
Division Abdo Kids
Imprint Abdo Kids Jumbo
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Season 2021-08-01
ISBN 9781098207267, 9781098208103, 9781098208523
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks, Read-to-Me eBooks
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 11.25 x 9.25
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Abdo Kids Online

Famous Castles – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Each title in the series focuses on a famous castle. Starting with the creation of each structure, short paragraphs detail the castle, who resided there, and who can visit it today. Full-page art and photography are featured, and vocabulary words are bolded in a different color. Small infographics and renderings of historical figures are captioned and overlaid on the pictures of the castles. Titles weave the history of the country, people, and culture. The back matter includes a section with additional facts, glossary, index, and online activities for kids. VERDICT A great nonfiction read for elementary readers who enjoy castles around the world.

Author: Grace Hansen