Travel along the Silk Road with a multi-generational family from Xi'an, China, to where China and India meet. Along the way, you'll explore China's varied geography and discover how the Silk Road fostered cultural diversity a century ago. Includes 9 pages of facts about silk, the cities mentioned in the story, Chinese geography, and even photos from author Laurie Krebs's travels along the Silk Road!
"...brims with telling details..." --Publishers Weekly
"With [Riding on a Caravan's] bright pictures and energetic text – both based on historical evidence – it is likely to nourish young imaginations" --Books for Keeps