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Ancient World

Ancient World

Series: True Tales
by Katherine Gleason
What is a mummy? What happened to the people of Pompeii, and what are we learning about them today? What is the oldest city in the Americas? Explore these mysteries and more in the Ancient World!

Series Information

Readers will discover their sense of adventure and explore intriguing mysteries with these True Tales. They'll discover mummies and explore the Titanic. They'll follow along as experts try to solve the mysteries of what happened to the crew of a ship found floating in the sea in 1872, and they'll learn why most of the birds on the island of Guam have mysteriously disappeared and whether or not a creature called Bigfoot really exists.

Series Features

• Curriculum-based titles
• 3-4 engaging real-life stories
• Chapters are short and relate to one theme
• High-interest topics encourage independent reading
• Straightforward design includes captions and dynamic photos
• Includes a timeline and map (where appropriate)
• Includes glossary and index

8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Children's Press (CT)
Book Type
Chapter Book
Number of Pages

About the Author

Katherine Gleason

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