Parents' Guide to

Who Was? Series

By Carrie Kingsley, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Exceptional biography series teaches history, culture, too.

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The books in this series are fabulous, giving the right level of detail for both young readers and adults who want to learn. The writing in the Who Was? series is far from the dull monotony of kids' school history books, and makes an effort to bring history and people to life on the pages. There's a ton of great vocabulary, endless amounts of facts and trivia to glean, and topics for every interest.

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