The Lost Colony Of Roanoke by Jean FritzThe Lost Colony Of Roanoke by Jean Fritz

The Lost Colony Of Roanoke

byJean FritzIllustratorHudson Talbott

Paper over Board | May 24, 2004

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The Lost Colony of Roanoke is one of the most puzzling mysteries in America's history. In 1587, 115 colonists sailed to the new world, eager to build the brand new Cittie of Raleigh, only to disappear practically without a trace. Where did they go? What could have possibly happened?

Who better to collect and share the clues than Jean Fritz and Hudson Talbott?

The creators of Leonardo's Horse, an American Library Association Notable Book, again combine their masterful talents to illuminate a tragic piece of history that still fascinates Americans today.

Jean Fritz, the Newbery Honor-winning author of Homesick, is best known for her engaging and enlightening nonfiction for young readers, including What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?, And Then What Happened, Paul Revere?, and Shh! We're Writing the Constitution. She was honored with the Knickerbocker Award for Juvenile Literature by the ...
Title:The Lost Colony Of RoanokeFormat:Paper over BoardDimensions:64 pages, 10.25 × 8.25 × 0.45 inPublished:May 24, 2004Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0399240276

ISBN - 13:9780399240270

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12