Avoid Sailing on the Mayflower by Peter Cook


Avoid Sailing on the Mayflower by Peter Cook

The book charts the events of The Mayflower through the eyes of Priscilla Mullins, as the crew begin to suffer from poor food, lack of privacy, storms, sea-sickness and cramped conditions. The humorous illustrations and informative text provide an insight into the conditions experienced on this epic journey. The book features amusing handy hints, informative captions, a complete glossary and an index. Avoid Sailing on the Mayflower! aids geographical enquiry and knowledge of places and location by describing a different type of landscape and it's extreme conditions (KS2 Geography. The book also follows the KS2 History programme as it provides an insight into significant people and events in the past.

About the Author

David Antram was born in Brighton, England, in 1958. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time illustrator. He has since illustrated well over 100 titles, mainly for children and young adults, including around 60 in the bestselling 'You Wouldn't Want to Be' series.

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32 pages


Peter Cook
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Publication date

1st June 2005



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