Blending fictional extracts from Cleopatra’s memoir with informational text on the ancient Egyptian ruler, this faux scrapbook adds up to an unconventional but engaging biography…Enticing for both browsers and researchers.
A rich, compelling story, broken down into accessible sections, coupled with an attractive and fun layout, makes this an excellent addition to any biography collection.
—School Library Journal
For history buffs, girls who like icons, and museumgoers inspired by an outing to the Egyptian Wing, here is a lively and intriguing outline of Cleopatra’s remarkable story.
—New York Times online