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Surviving a Space Disaster: Apollo 13

From the Series They Survived (Alternator Books ® )

The Apollo 13 mission began smoothly. But an explosion on the spacecraft changed everything. Instead of landing on the moon, the astronauts were fighting for their lives. This true story… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 629.45/4

The Arctic Tern's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

Arctic terns make a long trip from the top of the world to the bottom and back again every year. In fact, arctic terns have the longest migration of any known animal! From egg to bird and all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 598.3/38

The Dragonfly's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

With such small, thin wings, it's hard to imagine dragonflies flying long distances. But some dragonflies are migrators! Some dragonflies even travel for thousands of miles. From egg to adult… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 595.7/33

The Whale's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

Whales migrate incredibly long distances every year! They travel to warmer waters in the winter to mate and produce young, and they travel to cooler waters in the summer to find food. From… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 599.5

Hammerhead Sharks in Action

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Shark World

Hammerhead sharks are easy to spot because of their T-shaped heads. But did you know that their heads help them hunt and eat their food? Learn all about one of the ocean's most distinctive… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 597.3/4

Whale Sharks in Action

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Shark World

Whale sharks are the biggest fish in the ocean! But what do whale sharks eat? And how long does it take them to grow so large? Get up close to these fearsome creatures and learn all about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 597.3/3