Vicky Alvear Shecter is the author of Alexandar the Great Rocks the World, a Junior Library Guild selection and a Voice of Youth Advocates Honors List selection for nonfiction. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia.
"A lively, informative and aggressively informal portrait of Egypt's last and most famous pharaoh." --"Kirkus Reviews" "Will appeal to all readers, especially visual learners. Bibliography. Glossary. Timeline. Index." --"Library Media Connection" "Shecter's solid research is evident in her account of events as well as the back matter, which includes informative notes, a time line, a glossary, bibliographies of primary and secondary sources, and source notes for the illustrations." --"Booklist ""This portrait of Cleopatra shows a dynamic, intelligent woman living in turbulent times. Kids will love it!"--"Elizabeth Horner, Director of Education, Michael C. Carlos Museum of Antiquities, Emory University "Cleopatra Rules! "is a joy to read.""--Okasha El-Dalyl, Ph.D., Egyptologist, Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, London