From the Series Dangerous Jobs (UpDog Books ™)
Stunt performers climb buildings, jump from airplanes, and take other thrilling risks to make movie magic. Readers will learn about the dangers stunt performers face, the training and gear that keeps them safe, as well as the history behind the profession.
979-8-7656-0589-9On pre-order until 01/01/2024
979-8-7656-0588-2On pre-order until 01/01/2024
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Genre||High/Low, Social Studies|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||UpDog Books ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
Author: Clara Cella
Clara Cella lives, writes, and draws in Red Wing, Minnesota. Her nonfiction titles for children celebrate all sorts of things, from groundhogs and US presidents to aircraft, aliens, and trolls. She recharges her creative battery with hikes along the river bluffs with her dog, BetsyBoo.
“This topic and its short, high-interest chapters will grab a movie-loving and thrill-seeking reader’s attention and leave them wanting more and a list of books and websites in the back matter will get those readers started. Reviewer Rating: 5” –Children’s Literature
“[P]rofiles real people working in each job and the challenges and opportunities they face, helping readers put what they learn into context. . . . A versatile hi-lo series that will excite and entertain beginning and early readers.”—School Library Journal