Explorer, sailor, and navigator, Ferdinand Magellan led the first expedition to sail all the way around the world. He encountered lands and creatures that he could never have imagined, and the journey was fraught with danger and difficulty...
Join Magellan's amazing adventure in this colorful guide, encountering mutineers and monsters along the way!
From artists to aviators and scientists to revolutionaries, Little Guides to Great Lives is a brand new series of small-format guides introducing children to the most inspirational figures from history in a fun, accessible way.
"Featuring timelines, glossaries, approachable text and striking illustrations, the [Little Guides to Great Lives] biographies bring these important individuals to brilliant life."-Shelf Awareness
"The next cool biography series to buy your kids."-Cool Mom Picks
About the Author
Isabel Thomas is an award-winning science writer and the author of more than 150 books about science and nature for young audiences. Her critically-acclaimed picture book Moth: An Evolution Story, illustrated by Daniel Egnéus, was awarded the 2020 AAAS Subaru Prize for Excellence in Science Books. Isabel also writes features for children's science magazines The Week Junior Science+Nature and Whizz Pop Bang, and outreach projects.
- Series: Little Guides to Great Lives
- Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
- Language: English
- ISBN-13: 9781786274014