Books for Students:
- Aliki. Mummies Made in Egypt. New York: Harper and Row, 1979.
- For the very young reader. Nice illustrations.
- Allan, Tony. Usborne Time Travellers Book of Pharaohs and Pyramids. London: EDC Publishers, 1977.
- Focuses on homes, schools, field trips to monuments. Cartoon-style illustrations, well researched.
- Broida, Marian. Ancient Egyptians and Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide. Chicago: Chicago Review Press; 1999
- Bryan, Betsy & Cohen, Judith. You Can be a Woman Egyptologist. Culver City, CA.: Cascade Press, 1993.
- In series which deals with women in science careers. For the younger reader.
- Carnegie Museum. Discover Ancient Egypt at the Carnegie. Pittsburgh: Carnegie Museum, 1990.
- Workbook that can be used in classroom without visit to the museum.
- Carter, Dorothy. His Majesty, Queen Hatshepsut. New York: Lippincott, 1964.
- Caselli, Giovanni. Everyday Life of an Ancient Egyptian Craftsman. New York: Peter Bedrick Books, 1986.
- Attractive and well-researched book with simple text (6th grade reading level).
- Conway, Lorraine. Ancient Egypt: Treasures, Tombs and Tutankhamen. Carthage IL: Good Apple Inc. 1987.
- Excellent workbook for ancient Egypt. Highly recommended.
- Courtalon, Corinne. On the Banks of the Pharaoh's Nile. Chicago: Editions Gallimard, (Young Discovery Library), 1988.
- Crosher, Judith. Ancient Egypt. New York: Viking, 1992.
- David, Rosalie. The Giant Book of the Mummy. New York: Dulton Children's Books, 1993.
- Huge book with good information about mummies and Egypt.
- Defrates, Joanna. What Do We Know About the Egyptians? New York: Peter Bedrick Books, 1991.
- Series of questions such as "What did the Egyptians wear?" "Did the Egyptians have an army?" as basis for discussion.
- Dexter, Catherine. The Gilded Cat. New York: Morrow Junior Books, 1992. York: Harper and Row, 1978.
- Glubock, Shirley. Tamarin, Alfred. The Mummy of Ramose: The Life and Death of an Egyptian Nobleman. New York: Harper and Row, 1978.
- Gonick, Larry. The Cartoon History of the Universe. New York: Doubleday, 1990.
- Green, John. Life in Ancient Egypt: A Coloring Book. New York: Dover, 1989.
- Grant, Joan. The Blue Faience Hippopotamus. New York: Green Tiger Press, 1984.
- Hall, Lynn. Flash: Dog of Old Egypt. Champagne, Il.: Garrard, 1973.
- Harris, Geraldine, Gods & Pharaohs from Egyptian Myths. New York: Peter Bedrick Books, 1992.
- Renditions of myths from Egypt accompanied by wonderful illustrations. Good for read aloud periods.
- Hart, George. Ancient Egypt. New York: Knopf, 1990.
- Most of the volume contains illustrations of artifacts. Highly recommended. In the Eyewitness Series.
- Katan, Norma. Hieroglyphs: The Writing of Ancient Egypt. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1981.
- Lauber, Patricia. Tales Mummies Tell. New York: Harper Collins, 1985.
- Mummies from Egypt, Peru, and other areas.
- Lumpkin, Beatrice. Senefer: A Young Genius in Old Egypt. Trenton NJ.: Africa World Press, 1992.
- McCaulay, David. Pyramid. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1975.
- Also available as a video.
- McGraw, Eloise. The Golden Goblet. New York: Puffin, 1986.
- Story set in Egypt. A classic, highly recommended.
- McGraw, Eloise. Mara: Daughter of the Nile. New York: Puffin, 1985.
- Malam, John. Indiana Jones Explores Ancient Egypt. London: Evans Bros., 1991.
- Manniche, Lise. How Djadja-em-ankh Saved the Day. New York: Crowell, 1977.
- Manniche, Lise. The Prince Who Knew his Fate. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1981.
- Printed on a continuous piece of paper in imitation of a papyrus document. Relates an ancient story much like a modern fairytale.
- Mayers, Florence. ABC: Egyptian Art from the Brooklyn Museum. New York: Abrams, 1988.
- Miquel, Pierre. Ancient Egyptians. Morristown, Nj.: Silver Burdett, 1979.
- Morley, J. Bergin, M & James, J. An Egyptian Pyramid. New York: Peter Bedrick Books, 1991.
- Putnam, James. Mummy. New York: Knopf, 1993.
- In the excellent series "Eyewitness Books." Includes a chapter on mummies from other lands.
- Reeves, Nicholas. Into the Mummy's Tomb: The Real-Life Discovery of TutAnkhAmun's Treasure. New York: Scholastic Books, 1992.
- Written by a respected Egyptologist.
- Roehrig, Catherine. Fun with Hieroglyphs. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1990.
- Set of hieroglyph stamps and book about the ancient language. Students can use the stamps to write in "Egyptian."
- Schealer, John. The Sycamore Warrior. New York: Dutton, 1960.
- Good insight into daily life in ancient Egypt.
- Service, Pamela. The Reluctant God. New York: Fawcett, 1988.
- Story of a boy who was to become pharaoh and the daughter of an archaeologist.
- Snyder, Zilpha. The Egypt Game. New York: Atheneum, 1979.
- Very popular account of two girls' adventure in Egyptology.
- Stanley, Diane & Vennema, Peter. Cleopatra. New York: Morrow Junior Books, 1994.
- Beautiful book on the last queen of Egypt and her relations with Rome.
- Stoltz, Mary. Zekmet The Stone Carver: A Tale of Ancient Egypt. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1986.
- Unstead, R.J. (editor). See Inside an Egyptian Town. New York: Warwick Press, 1986.
- Usborne Cut-out model: Make this Egyptian Temple. London: Usborne, 1989.
- Full-color punch-out temple will give students a vivid idea of one feature of Egyptian daily life.
- White, Jon. Everyday Life in Ancient Egypt. New York: Putnam, 1963.
- Woods, Geraldine. Science in Ancient Egypt. New York: Watts, 1988.
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