Stowed away
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Published:
[Costa Mesa, California] : Saddleback Educational Publishing, [2013].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
92 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 5.5 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 780L
Rating:
13-17.
Status:
McGavock High - Teen Non-Fiction
387.2 EMB
Wright Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
ADV 323.6 EMB
Description
Theme: hi-lo, nonfiction, informational text. Discover the astonishing true stories--that will make readers laugh, cry, and gasp--behind the headlines: Balboa in a Barrel, Harriet Tubman, Brown Tree Snakes, Guzman in the Wheel, Deadly Truck Trip, Man Ships Himself, The Case of the Huanglongbing, and more. This series of nonfiction readers will grab a student's interest from the very first page! Designed with struggling readers in mind, these riveting books offer short chapters on high-interest headlines. Each chapter is its own mini-book, which includes a timeline, key terms, and interesting facts. Fascinating black and white photographs keep the pages turning. A bibliography encourages further topical reading. This nonfiction series was created with striving readers in mind. The high interest text-grabbed from the headline news stories old and new--contains shocking twists and turns. Each nonfiction title contains six to eight in-the-news stories, black and white photographs, fact boxes and tables, glossary, timelines, maps, and index.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781616519254 (pbk.), 9781612470825 (ebk.)
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5.5, 1 Points
Lexile code:
HL: High-Low
Lexile measure:
780

Notes

General Note
Includes index.
Description
Features true stories that look at many different kinds of stowaways, from a man who shipped himself from New York to Texas to stowaway slaves and endangered wildlife.
Target Audience
13-17.
Target Audience
9-12.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning,MG+,4.9,1.0,148494.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Embacher, E. (2013). Stowed away. [Costa Mesa, California]: Saddleback Educational Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Embacher, Eric. 2013. Stowed Away. [Costa Mesa, California]: Saddleback Educational Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Embacher, Eric, Stowed Away. [Costa Mesa, California]: Saddleback Educational Publishing, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Embacher, Eric. Stowed Away. [Costa Mesa, California]: Saddleback Educational Publishing, 2013. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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