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Helen's Big World

Helen's Big World

by Doreen Rappaport Illustrated by Matt Tavares

This picture book biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world's most influential luminaries. With her signature style of prose laced with stirring quotes, Doreen Rappaport brings Helen Keller's poignant narrative to life. Acclaimed illustrator Matt Tavares captures the dynamism and verve of Keller's life and legacy beautifully, making Helen's Big World an unforgettable portrait of a woman whose vision for innovation and progress changed America — and the world — forever.

Ages
5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Interest Level
Grades K - 4
Lexile Measure
AD770L
DRA
50
Guided Reading
T
Publisher
HYN - HYPERION (CHILDREN, DISNEY)
Number of Pages
48
Genre
Biography and Autobiography

About the Author and Illustrator

Doreen Rappaport Doreen Rappaport is an author of children's books.
Matt Tavares

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