The Shipwrecked Sailor

A Tale from Egypt

From the Series Tales of Honor

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Sadiki fears the worst when he is tossed from his ship in a storm. But a chance encounter with a serpent changes his life and that of the Pharoah.

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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Social Studies
Copyright 2015
Publisher Red Chair Press
Imprint Red Chair Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2015-01-01
Text Type Folktale/Legend
BISACS JUV012040, JUV012050
Dewey 390
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 171489
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Glossary, and Original artwork

Author: Suzanne Barchers

Suzanne I. Barchers, Ed.D., began a career in writing and publishing after fifteen years as a teacher. She has written over 100 children's books, two college textbooks, and more than 20 reader's theater and teacher resource books. She previously held editorial roles at Weekly Reader and LeapFrog and is on the PBS Kids Media Advisory Board for the next generation of children's programming. Suzanne also plays the flute professionally—and for fun—from her home in Stanford, California. Suzanne is the author of Problem Solved! Readers and can be found online at

Illustrator: Shelly Hehenberger

Shelly Hehenberger has a degree in Graphic Design from Indiana University and a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting from the University of Cincinnati. She lives near Chapel Hill, North Carolina.