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History Books Kids Can't Wait to Crack Open
New book series puts historical events in comic form, luring kids into our country's past in a painless way.
By: EZ Comics
In his new historically based comic book series Ruchir Shah has taken big events and boiled them down into colorful, kid-friendly educational tools
The books feature The Civil War, Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Franklin and are written in a style respectful of the subject matter, but nonetheless attractive to the 8-14 year-old set.
Designed to make history fun the series encourages children to seek out their cultural entitlement, increasing their awareness of history and what can be learned from it.
Using bright illustrations that soften the often shocking concepts that war and assassination present, Shah also uses simple - but thought provoking - vocabulary to enhance understanding of the times.
Written for use in the classroom or family room the EZ Comics series is not only a teaching tool for history, it's a teaching tool for life.
About EZ Comics:
Our goal at EZ Comics, a Rhode Island based company, is to produce the same kind of fun, intelligent super hero comics that we grew up on.
While we feel there is room for historic comics, we're more interested in doing well written, well drawn books. The range of comics is designed to complement the many excellent historical topics in existence, centered around the American history curriculum.
Parents can use the site to follow the topics which their children are covering and help them progress to higher levels and grades. For more information, visit http://www.ezcomics.com
Our Books Available from:
1) EZ Comics.com
5) Baker & Taylor
& fine booksellers everywhere.
For a review copy or to place an order, please contact:
12 Pinetop Road, Barrington, RI 02806
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EZ Comics - Making Education Easy
EZ Ccomics is a new individual publishing company based in Rhode Island, United States of America. Our motto, ‘Education made easy’ clearly states that we want to make reading fun for kids through the medium of comics, which educate kids on the wide spectrum of American history.