Assassins, Traitors, and Spies

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

James Bond may be one of the good guys, but the spies in this book definitely aren’t—nor are the traitors and assassins! Crack open this book to uncover more secrets about history’s most terrible assassins, traitors, and spies.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-46771-030-5
$39.99 $29.99
978-1-46776-000-3
$46.65 $34.99
Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2013
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand ShockZone ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.2
BISACS JNF025000, JNF030000, JNF025130
Dewey 327.12092'2
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.375 x 9.25
Lexile 670
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 156744
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Bibliography/further reading, Index, Reviewed, Sidebars, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Reviews

Library Media Connection

“The articles are colorful and visually interesting. The topic is also sure to be a good fit as a high interest low reading level addition to any school library.” —Library Media Connection

Booklist

“The breezy prose, illustrations that mix documentary photos with posed shots and movie stills, and a reading list heavy on spy ‘manuals’ make this better suited to recreational reading rather than research. Which kids may prefer.” —Booklist

Author: Elaine Landau

Award-winning nonfiction children's book author Elaine Landau has written over 300 books for young readers. She worked as a newspaper reporter, a children's book editor, and a youth services librarian before becoming a full time author.

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ShockZone ™ — Villains

ShockZone™―Villains introduces the most vile criminals, killers, and corrupt leaders the world has ever seen. Narratives weave together the freakish facts and antics of these tyrants, exposing the filthy rotten scoundrels that each set of characters truly was. Engaging… View available downloads →