We're Riding on a Caravan An Adventure on the Silk Road by Laurie Krebs


We're Riding on a Caravan An Adventure on the Silk Road by Laurie Krebs

Explore a world of stunning silk, delicious spices and exotic trade locations in this rhyming tale about a Chinese family journey along the Silk Road, the trade route that ran thousands of miles through Asia. We're Riding on a Caravan includes informative endnotes on the trading posts along the Silk Road, the history of the route and the story of silk.

About the Author

Laurie Krebs draws inspiration for her books from her adventures around the world. A former teacher from Connecticut, USA, who has four children and five grandchildren, Laurie seeks to expose all children to a variety of different cultures and environments through her writing. She is also the author of We're Sailing to Galapagos and We All Went on Safari. Helen Cann has worked as an illustrator since graduating from the School of Art, University of Wales in 1992. Her other titles with Barefoot include The Family Quartet, The Lady of Ten Thousand Names: Goddess Stories from Many Cultures and A Forest of Stories, which was published in paperback in Spring 2005.

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32 pages


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Publication date

1st September 2005



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Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

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