50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet, 3rd Edition

  • Interest Level: Grade 6 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 6

Heroes come in all sizes, colors, and ages, and 50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet (2nd Revised Edition) introduces readers to a diverse cast of great Americans. The remarkable stories of fifty inspiring Americans are highlighted, from Jane Addams to Louis Zamperini. Revised in 2016 by the original authors to include ten new heroes, the book includes up-to-date websites and booklists. With the most current biographical information available, this edition is sure to inform and inspire readers.

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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 6
Genre Nonfiction
Copyright 2017
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 120
Publication Date 2016-08-01
Text Type Narrative Nonfiction
BISACS JNF025170, JNF007020, JNF038100
Dewey 920.073
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.5 x 11
Lexile 920
ATOS Reading Level 7.4
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 48763
Accelerated Reader® Points 6.0
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Bibliography/further reading, Foreword, Index, Introductory note, Sidebars, Source notes, and Table of contents

Author: Lorraine Roscoe

Lorraine Roscoe is an author of books for children and young adults. She currently lives in Pennsylvania.

Author: Dennis Denenberg

Dr. Dennis Denenberg received a PhD in Education from Penn State. Throughout his career in education, he has been a teacher, principal, and a professor. Dennis lives in Pennsylvania.