So why not join our Canadian neighbors who celebrate the life of this incredible woman?
What an interesting and motivational individual to share with your children . As a young girl and until she married at age 18, Queen Victoria was never left alone and shared her bedroom with her mother, the Duchess of Kent. But who really was Queen Victoria? Did you know that it was Victoria who is credited with introducing the idea of brides wearing white when married. You and your children will learn so much more about this talented girl who grew into the title, "Empress of India.
Who Was Queen Victoria by Jim Gigliotti is a terrific book intended for readers ages 8 to 12. But that doesn't mean that parents can't share this book with younger children as well! This is a well presented story filled with fun facts, historical remembrances and factual details. Read on and get a better understanding of why children are given a day off school to celebrate of this queen!