David's Travel to the past -

Book Description:

David is a young and restless apprentice painter who wants to know everything about painting. His intelligent teacher, the Master Messina, invents a way of transporting David through time to prehistory. They go there looking for the origins of art, but once they are there nothing will be as they thought.

In a second adventure they travel towards the unknown art of Mesopotamia. This time they won´t go alone. The sympathetic and intelligent Angela will travel to the past with them bringing her particular point of view.

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Author and Illustrator:

María José is a teacher. She won international illustrations awards.

Gonzalo has a degree in art history. He works in museums and as a tourist guide.

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For any high school student, History is one of the boring subjects with lot of facts and numbers to be remembered. But History is a subject that should be the most interesting thing happening in the high school or a middle school. David's adventure to the past is one such book which I can blindly recommend to the high school students.

The story starts off with the painting enthusiast David and his Master travelling to the pre historic period to learn the origin of Art. What I see in this story is the perspective of the history, the need to bring in perspective to anything we see. The author and Illustrator have brought in the life to the character and particularly they have wokeup the kid in me.

I strongly recommend this book to any kid who hates history or who is not interested studies. Its not a preachy one, but it is a must read book that can help a kid to see the world better. Kudos to the team, Hope they continue the franchise.


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