Choose your own adventure in this interactive virtual event with award-winning writer Katherine Factor. During this event, Katherine will do an interactive reading of her new CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE book, SPIES: SPY FOR CLEOPATRA. In this book, readers will be taken on a trip to ancient Egypt, where they must save the Great Library of Alexandria and explore the mysteries of Egyptian mythology and pyramids without becoming lost in time, or worse, mummified! This fun middle-grade book will let readers decide their own path in the story. Save your spot in the free event below.
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ABOUT THE BOOK:
Choose Your Own Adventure SPIES: Spy for Cleopatra by Katherine Factor takes YOU to ancient Egypt where you're faced with a mission larger than any ancient pyramid! You must save the Great Library of Alexandria, help at the Pharos Lighthouse, stop Caesar and his takeover, travel the Nile River, visit Rome, and explore the mysteries of Egyptian mythology and pyramids?all without becoming lost in time? or worse, mummified!
Written from the second-person point of view, the reader travels back in time to try and change history and must choose what happens next in the story.
If you agree to travel back in time and spy to save the Great Library, turn to page 13.'
If you choose to take the position at the Lighthouse, turn to page 50.
It is circa 400 A.D. and you are a young person living in Ancient Egypt. You are studying with the powerful philosopher and mathematician, Hypatia. Hypatia's formulas and inventions will change the course of history, but she can't let go of an event from the past. She needs you to travel back in time to the age of Cleopatra in order to change history so the Library of Alexandria can be saved from destruction by fire. Can you do what's needed to preserve the world's most important knowledge?
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Katherine Factor is a freelance editor, book coach, and educator. She has her MFA in Poetry from The University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and has held positions at Idyllwild Arts Academy and Interlochen Arts Academy. She is a recipient of grants from the Iowa Arts Council, and the Arts Enterprise Laboratory for supporting projects publishing young writers. She is the author of both Choose Your Own Adventure Spies: Mata Hari and Choose Your Own Adventure Spies: Harry Houdini.