Dalai Lama

A Leader in Exile

From the Series Gateway Biographies

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

Forced into exile in India after Tibet’s attempted revolt against occupying Chinese forces, the Dalai Lama launched a nonviolent campaign against the occupation that earned him a Nobel Peace Prize in 1989. Read about the life and work of the Dalai Lama, an international icon of peace.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Social Studies
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Narrative Nonfiction, Diverse Books: Race & Ethnicity, Diverse Books: Social Justice, Diversity
Copyright 2020
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Publication Date 2019-08-01
Text Type Narrative Nonfiction
BISACS JNF007110, JNF007070, JNF007050
Dewey 294.3/923092 [B]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 860
ATOS Reading Level 6.0
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 503911
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Bibliography/further reading, Index, Source notes, Teaching Guides, and Timeline

Author: Anna Leigh

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Gateway Biographies

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