Discovery in the Cave (Paperback)

By Mark Dubowski, Bryn Barnard (Illustrator)
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This amazing true adventure story about the discovery of the Lascaux Cave will have young readers feeling that they've discovered something pretty special, too

In 1940, four teenage boys and a dog dropped themselves into a hole in the forest floor. Using a flaming grease gun as a torch, they ventured deep underground, eventually coming to a huge cave, the walls of which were covered with life-size paintings of animals. Whole herds of horses Deer with horns as big as tree branches Giant bison The boys were amazed by their discovery. They'd stumbled upon the world's finest examples of prehistoric painting

Perfect for classroom use, this Step 4 Step into Reading book is realistically illustrated by award-winning artist Bryn Barnard.

About the Author

Gene Rotberg was formerly Vice President and Treasurer of the World Bank. Iris Rotberg is Research Professor of Education Policy at The George Washington University.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780375858932
ISBN-10: 0375858938
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: May 25th, 2010
Pages: 48
Language: English
Series: Step Into Reading - Level 4 - Quality