Join Asterix and Obelix on an action-packed adventure through Ancient Rome!
The roads across Italy are in disrepair. Defending his name, and to prove Rome's greatness, Senator Lactus Bifidus announces a special one-off chariot race that’s open to anyone from the known world. With Bifidus secretly scheming to win, will Asterix and Obelix emerge victorious?
To celebrate the latest Asterix and Obelix adventure, Asterix and the Chariot Race, Hachette Children’s Group are offering 100 free Ancient Rome activity packs for public libraries.
The packs include:
- 1 x A3 Asterix and The Chariot Race poster
- Tips for hosting your Asterix and the Chariot Race library event
- Craft activity sheets based on life in Ancient Rome
- Interesting facts about Ancient Rome and a fun quiz
- Discover Ancient Rome word search
- Entry forms for a ‘Draw Your Own Chariot’ competition for a chance to win a set of Asterix books and a selection of books on Ancient Rome from Franklin Watts and Wayland
Orders are limited to one activity pack per library.
This offer is for public libraries and schools only.
When applying for your pack please make sure you state the library name that it will be used at. If you are ordering more than one pack (to share with other libraries in your region) please email Kimberley.Sheehan@readingagency.org.uk to state the libraries it will be used at or order them all individually in The Reading Agency Shop.Order by 25 April.
Additional competition for libraries: Send in your feedback to be entered into our fantastic competition! The library judged to give the best feedback will win a set of Asterix books and a selection of books on Ancient Rome from Franklin Watts and Wayland.
Please note, if you order an Asterix and the Chariot Race pack you are agreeing to use the materials within your library throughout and to send photos of the group using on social media with #AsterixChariotRace and tagging @HachetteKids and @readingagency. You will also need to send back feedback to Kimberley.Sheehan by 6 July.