See Inside Houses Long Ago by Rob Lloyd Jones


See Inside Houses Long Ago by Rob Lloyd Jones

A fabulous flap book for older children showing the houses built by people around the world in different historical eras. Stunning illustrations and over 80 flaps reveal the house interiors as well as fascinating historical facts about how people lived long ago. Scenes include an Egyptian Villa, a Viking longhouse and an English manor.


'Perfectly pitched for Key Stage 2, a mix of facts, humour and novelty flaps...This series is proof that the right non-fiction still sells' - The Bookseller; 'A super collection of information books from Usborne, which really engage the reader by providing interesting information, colourful graphics and plenty of flaps with yet more information' - Parents in Touch; 'Usborne's fantastic See Inside range is always a huge win for us, because it taps into a child's natural curiosity with awesome cutaways and lots of flaps to lift so that children can investigate the subject matter further...Sumptuous illustrations and descriptive text, and it's such a genius idea to create lift the flap books that aren't just for toddlers. Love the See Inside range!' - Read it Daddy!'

About the Author

Rob Lloyd Jones

Rob never wanted to be a writer when he grew up. He wanted to be a fireman. Or a polar explorer. Or a deep-sea diver. And sometimes a pirate too. But, when it came down to it, he didn’t much like fire, or ice, or sharks, or even swords. So he decided to write about them instead. Since then, he’s written several books on subjects ranging from animals at war to the history of Islam. He loves it. But he still dreams about being a fireman.

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16 pages
Interest Age: 6+


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Publication date

28th May 2010



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