Being a Stunt Performer

From the Series On the Radar: Awesome Jobs

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

With their death-defying stunts and superhuman feats, stunt performers create film action moments that keep audiences on the edge of their seats. Make sure this awesome job is on your radar! Inside you’ll find these features:

Real-Life Story: Swordfights and sky-high jumps are just part of the daily routine for this stunt performer to the stars.

Poster Page: Read about Paul Darnell’s steep climb to fame as one of the film world’s leading stuntmen.

Five-Minute Interview: Get the inside story from On the Radar expert and Hollywood stuntwoman Luci “Steel” Romberg.

Are you On the Radar?

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-4677-0093-1
$39.99 $29.99
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2013
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2012-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 8.2
BISACS JNF039030, JNF011000
Dewey 791.4302'8
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.625
Lexile 1030
Guided Reading Level W
ATOS Reading Level 6.3
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 151609
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Bibliography/further reading, Index, and Reviewed

Reviews

School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“Good selections for browsing and for students who might be considering out-of-the-box careers.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Booklist

“…it should draw browsers with its high-impact visuals and easily digestible blocks of high-energy prose.” —Booklist

Author: Isabel Thomas