This series takes readers (Ages 8-12) on a historical journey, examining how people coped in the past and how they developed ingenious ways to make life safer and less unpleasant. Each book features full-color cartoon-style illustrations and hilarious speech bubbles to heighten interest, making the series attractive even to reluctant readers.
Series includes You Wouldn’t Want to Live Without:
Trees, Glass, Books, Vegetables, Math, Soil, Pain, Bees, Soap, Sleep, Poo, Clean Water, Dentists, Nurses, Plastic.
Series includes You Wouldn’t Want to Be:
Secret Agent in World War Two, Shakespearean Actor, Mary Queen of Scots, Victorian Servant, Viking Explorer, Married to Henry the Eighth, Ill, In Tudor Times
Also You Wouldn’t Want to:
Explore with Sir Francis Drake, Sail with Christopher Columbus, Work on The Hoover Dam, Work on the Brooklyn Bridge, Live in A Wild West Town, Be on Apollo 13, Be in The Great Fire of London.