The Hunger Games' Strong Survivor
From the Series Pop Culture Bios
You may know that Liam Hemsworth stars as good-looking tough guy Gale Hawthorne in The Hunger Games films. But did you know that Liam:
• once dressed as a table tennis player for Halloween, complete with white “short shorts”?
• couldn’t stop laughing the first time he saw a squirrel—a type of animal they don’t have in his home country of Australia?
• is absolutely crazy about Vegemite, a veggie paste that Aussies spread on crackers?
Want to know more about the life of this talented celebrity? Read on to learn all about Liam’s early years, family, rise to fame, favorite pastimes, engagement to Miley Cyrus, and more!
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Reading Counts! Level||4.6|
|Text Type||Narrative Nonfiction|
|BISACS||JNF007060, JNF039030, JNF007000|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||S|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.5|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||155659|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Index, Sidebars, and Table of contents|
Author: Jody Jensen Shaffer
Jody Jensen Shaffer is the author of more than 27 books of fiction and nonfiction for children. She's written about everything from ninja warriors to celebrities to grizzlies. Her picture books include The Way the Cookie Crumbled, Prudence, The Part Time Cow, and A Chip Off the Old Block. Jody’s poetry and short fiction have been published in Highlights, Highlights High Five, Babybug, Clubhouse Jr., Turtle, and Humpty Dumpty, among others. Jody once received a bicycle for winning a haiku contest. Jody lives in Missouri with her husband and children.