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Colin Powell

Colin Powell

by Wil Mara

This biography, full of interesting and historical photographs, touches on Powell's family's emphasis on education, his military career, and his notable "firsts" as an African American.

Ages
6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
1.9
Lexile Measure
390L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
I
Publisher
Children's Press (CT)
Book Type
Beginning Reader Book
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Biography and Autobiography

About the Author

Wil Mara Wil Mara is the author of more than seventy-five books for adults and young readers, including "Wave, "which won the New Jersey National Book Award. His work has been translated into more than a dozen languages. 

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