The Lighthouse of Alexandria
Title: The Lighthouse of Alexandria
Author: Julie Anderson
Illustrator: Melissa Salvarani
Publishing Date: August 2019
Price: £ 6.99
The Lighthouse of Alexandria, the new addition to Dixi Books’ Architecture Series, looks at the creation of this spectacular Wonder of the World from an entirely new perspective—through the eyes of a small child.
The fictional daughter of the architect who built the great Lighthouse of Alexandria, Hypatia introduces readers to her father and his unbounded genius.
Hypatia serves as a beacon of light for those who seek knowledge about the ancient world, as well as a cornerstone for the ongoing conversation about the importance of women in history and their role upon history’s stage.
A story that instills self-confidence, the Lighthouse of Alexandria is as fascinating as it is captivating!