Fall 2018

Heroes of Dunkirk

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

In 1940 Allied soldiers fled France as Nazi armies swept across the country. More than 300,000 soldiers escaped across the English Channel. Learn about the people and strategies behind the military campaign known as the “Miracle of Dunkirk.”

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-54152-703-4
$27.99 $20.99
978-1-54152-704-1
$42.65 $31.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2019
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Alternator Books ®
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2018-08-01
BISACS JNF025140, JNF025130
Dewey 940.54/21428
Graphics 1-color illustrations, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 900
Guided Reading Level X
ATOS Reading Level 5.7
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 198577
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Maps, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and Timeline

Author: Lisa L. Owens

Lisa L. Owens's career in children's publishing has spanned nearly 25 years. She has authored 95+ books for young people, including early readers, chapter books, graphic novels, and a wide variety of nonfiction for PreK-YA audiences. As a former in-house editor and longtime freelancer, she's worked in various editorial capacities—from concept to market—on thousands of published works for all ages. Lisa lives in the Seattle area with her aerospace-engineer husband and their retired racing greyhound. To learn about hosting her in your classroom, either in person or via Skype, visit her profile at OnlineAuthorVisits.com.

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Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

Discover heroic, untold stories of World War II. Engaging narrative text reveals what life was like for people fighting in the war or living in its wake on the home front. STEM-focused sidebars highlight technology and advancements used during the war. View available downloads →