Two children receive an invitation from their Great-Aunt Martha to visit her incredible house and she sets them a treasure hunt to solve as they explore the rooms. Join the children on their treasure hunt around the great house, lifting more than 50 flaps and solving riddles on every page, whilst learning about famous historical and cultural objects as you go. Find out about instruments in the music room, the history of jeans in the bedroom, see a velociraptor skeleton in the Cabinet of Curiosities and Shakespeare's plays in the library. This magical book is a treasure hunt through the house of every child's dreams that will inspire a love of history. Ideal for anyone who loves exploring houses or playing with doll's houses.
Author: Julie Lasky
Illustration: Becca Stadtlander
Publishers: Frances Lincoln
Publication Date: 25th July 2018
Product Dimensions: 254 x 312 x 15 mm
Becca Stadtlander is a rising star in the world of children's illustration. She studied at the Maryland Institute College of Art, and has illustrated for The New York Times, Chronicle Books, Candlewick Press and Penguin. She is the illustrator of Treasure House for Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
Kate Davies is a writer and editor of children's books. She lives and works in London.