The Queen's Progress
An Elizabethan Alphabet
ISBN10: 0670036129 ISBN13: 9780670036127 Contributors: Ibatoulline, Bagram (Illustrator) Publisher: Viking Childrens Books Published: May 1 2003 Pages: 48 Weight: 1.25lbs. Height: 11.75" Width: 9.75" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
Rhymed verses, stunning illustrations, and a fascinating text all come together to form this imaginative story about Queen Elizabeth and her progresses, or journeys, through England's countryside. Ibatoulline's illustrations are not only beautiful colorful works of art, they also tell a story within a story-one about the attempted murder of the queen and about her loyal servants who seek revenge. The main text follows Elizabeth's travels and is filled with anecdotes and historical details.
Perfect for history-lovers, alert readers, and suspense-seekers, this multi-layered picture book reveals something new with each reading.
Illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline