Ebook publisher Stergiou Ltd has added the historically themed children's book 'Max and the Map' to their exciting collection of fictional eBooks.
July 29, 2013 (Newswire.com) - The book is aimed at children between the ages of 7 and 11 but its interesting and carefully researched plot line could appeal to all ages.
The story of 'Max and the Map' is centred around a young boy, Max, and his two best friends, Kathy and Brad. The story begins with Max finding an old book at the library. At first he is unaware of its significance, but later on he discovers that it is full of old maps.
Max shares his discovery with his two close friends and upon touching one of the book's maps, they are all suddenly transported to the Mediterranean Sea during the time of ancient Greece. The three begin an exciting adventure which turns out to be a journey that a very famous character has embarked on himself, Homer's Odysseus.
"Join Max and his two best friends, Kathy and Brad on an adventure of a lifetime. They touch an old mysterious map, and suddenly they are transported to the Mediterranean Sea and to the time of ancient Greece. Little do they know that they are following in the footsteps of another great traveler, Homer's Odysseus. How will they get back home to Ithaca, NY?"
The eBook 'Max and the Map' is full of thrilling twists and turns for the reader. It contains fifteen chapters in total, all with curious titles to interest the reader. The book's literary features have been carefully researched and allow children to easily delve into the world of ancient Greece, as well as learn about a very famous epic poem.
'Max and the Map' was written by American writer, Edward Alan Kurtz, a well-travelled author who has already written a variety of travel books. He spent many years living in Hawaii and now lives and writes in Thailand. As well as writing for the travel genre, the author has created many children's books, both fiction and non fiction. His travels have given him great inspiration especially for his stories.
'Max and The Map' has been published by Stergiou Ltd, who currently offer a variety of fictional eBooks, spanning a wide range of different genres and age groups. To find out more about the publisher's range of eBooks or for information about this publication, please visit the official website at www.stergioushop.com. 'Max and The Map' can be downloaded in a range of formats, including PDF, ePub and mobi.