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Why do we remember?: Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot

Paperback / ISBN-13: 9781445148526

Price: £8.99

ON SALE: 27th September 2018

Genre: Interest Age / Level / Interest Age: From C 6 Years

Find out why we remember the famous Gunpowder Plot of 1605, where Guy Fawkes and his fellow conspirators tried to blow up the Houses of Parliament – with the king inside!

This simple, friendly children’s first history series, aimed at readers aged 5 and up, takes a close look at some key events and personalities through history and reveals how and why they are still important to us today. A perfect support to learning about history at Key Stage 1, each book uses a rich variety of historical sources, from diaries to paintings, to bring events to life, while simple historical vocabulary is introduced and explained. Each book also features a simple timeline and explores how we find about the past. All text has been carefully checked by a historian.