Pompeii… Buried Alive!
by Edith Kunhardt
In this beautifuly illustrated book, the account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius describes village life 2,000 years ago, the eruption itself and its aftermath, and the excitement when the buried town is rediscovered centuries later. A lively and factual glimpse of a devastating moment in history. Readers will use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories.