Tween

There’s a Who Was? Book for That

by the Brightly Editors

With their instantly recognizable bobblehead style illustrations, accessible text, and fascinating facts, the bestselling Who Was? series has become a go-to for curious kids everywhere. Produced at an impressive pace, and covering people, places, and events both historical and timely, the series now claims near 200 titles. For so many interesting individuals, remarkable locations, and moments in history — from Alexander Hamilton to Serena Williams, the Wild West to the Great Pyramids — there is a Who Was? book to match. Here are just some of the many things to tap into via its pages.

Love history? Your child could be the first Who Was? History Bee champ! Bring this great trivia event to your school this fall: There’s no cost to enter and students in grades 3-5 are eligible to participate. For more information, visit the Who Was? History Bee sign up page. Schools can sign up between now and December 10, 2019. 

Check out all the books in the Who Was…?, What Was…?, and Where Is…? series collections. With over 250 books and counting, there really is a Who Was…? book for that!