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Egmont Books
08 July 2020
Folklore, myths & legends; Children's & Educational; History & the past: general interest (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA); Wildlife (Children's&YA)
Sail along five mighty rivers and discover incredible stories from history, mythology and modern times. This gorgeous gift book will take you on a world adventure via the Earth's greatest rivers.

The Yangtze tells of dragons and dolphins, while the Rhine whispers about castles and Frankenstein. Explore pyramids, tombs and temples by the Nile, and search for lost cities and gold alongside the Amazon. Follow the Mississippi to hear of historic battles and dinosaurs. Gorgeously illustrated pages fold out to reveal the full length of each river. Make an epic journey from source to sea and soak up the rivers' amazing stories.
By:   Timothy Knapman
Illustrated by:   Ashling Lindsay, Irene Montano
Imprint:   Egmont Books
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 251mm,  Width: 281mm,  Spine: 13mm
Weight:   510g
ISBN:   9781405292542
ISBN 10:   1405292547
Pages:   32
Publication Date:   08 July 2020
Recommended Age:   From 6 to 10 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  Children / Juvenile
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Timothy Knapman is a children's writer, lyricist and playwright. His children's books have been translated into twelve languages and include the bestselling Mungo and the Picture Book Pirates and its sequels. His stories have been heard on CBeebies Bedtime Stories and Driver Dan's Story Train and he does lots of school visits and bookshop readings. Ashling Lindsay is an illustrator from Belfast, Northern Ireland. Her first book, The Night Box (Egmont), written by Louise Greig published in June 2017, was nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Illustration award, shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize and shortlisted for the Klaus Flugge Prize for illustration. Irene Montano is an illustrator based in Palermo, Italy.

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