USA TODAY Lifeline Biographies

Developed in partnership with USA TODAY, one of the most read newspapers in the world and the No. 1 newspaper in the United States, these engaging, easy-to-read biographies feature some of the world’s most compelling people. Colorful sidebars—including In Focus sections and USA TODAY Snapshots® and articles—provide detailed graphics and in-depth details. Loaded with photos and quotes, these books are perfect for reports and high-interest reading.

Cover: Tim Tebow: Quarterback with Conviction
Cover: Adele: Soul Music’s Magical Voice
Cover: Nicki Minaj: Conquering Hip-Hop
Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
Adele: Soul Music’s Magical Voice 950
Alex Rodriguez: Hot Corner, Hot Shot 980
Danica Patrick: Racing's Trailblazer 970
Derek Jeter: Spectacular Shortstop 1010
Jay-Z: CEO of Hip-Hop 1030
Johnny Depp: Hollywood Rebel 920
Kanye West: Soul-Fired Hip-Hop 1060
Lady Gaga: Pop's Glam Queen 1070
LeBron James: King of Shots 1050
Nicki Minaj: Conquering Hip-Hop 1050
Queen Latifah: From Jersey Girl to Superstar 950
Russell Simmons: From Def Jam to Super Rich 1050
Sergey Brin and Larry Page: Founders of Google 1010
Stephenie Meyer: Dreaming of Twilight 960
Suzanne Collins: Words on Fire 1100
The Beatles: Music Revolutionaries 950
The Glee Cast: Inspiring Gleek Mania 1020
Tim Tebow: Quarterback with Conviction 1000
Tom Brady: Unlikely Champion 930
Tupac Shakur: Hip-Hop Idol 830 6.0
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Fall 2020
  • New! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019