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Sarah Albee

Biography

Sarah Albee

The New York Times best-selling author Sarah Albee has written more than 100 books for kids, ranging from preschool through middle grade. She enjoys writing about topics where history and science connect, including BUGGED: How Insects Changed History and POOP HAPPENED: A History of the World from the Bottom Up. When she isn’t writing books or visiting schools in person or via Skype, Albee enjoys blogging about offbeat history at http://sarahalbeebooks.com and contributing to the Interesting Nonfiction for Kids “Nonfiction Minute” (http://www.nonfictionminute.com).

Sarah Albee

Books by Sarah Albee

Written by Sarah Albee with a forward by Tim Gunn. - Art, Art History, Children's, Children's Nonfiction, Nonfiction

Get ready to chuckle your way through centuries of fashion dos and don'ts! In this humorous and approachable narrative, kids will learn about outrageous, politically-perilous, funky, disgusting, regrettable and life-threatening creations people have worn throughout the course of human history, all the way up to the present day. From spats and togas to hoop skirts and hair shirts, why people wore what they did is an illuminating way to look at the social, economic, political and moral climates throughout history.