From the Series History Maker Biographies
True or False: After Nat Love became a cowboy, he never gave up riding the trails. False! After many years as a cowboy, Nat saw that railroads were connecting towns across the country. He wanted to keep up with the times. In 1889, Nat quit the cowboy life. He began working on trains instead.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Reading Counts! Level||4.0|
|Reading Counts! Points||4.0|
|Graphics||1-color illustrations, Full-color illustrations|
|Guided Reading Level||S|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.6|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||119036|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||1.0|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Index, Photo captions, Sidebars, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, Timeline, and Websites|
Author: Deborah Underwood
Deborah Underwood grew up in Walla Walla, Washington. She received a B.A. in Philosophy from Pomona College, and worked as a street musician and an administrative assistant before becoming a full-time children’s writer. Her picture book, Outside In, won a Caldecott Honor. She lives in Northern California with her cat, Sports Fan.
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History Maker Biographies
Explore the lives of famous figures found in the core of every history curriculum. Each completely nonfiction book is illustrated with historical photographs and illustrations. Sidebars, a timeline, and entertaining cartoon illustrations further illuminate each subject’s personality. View available downloads →