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Matthew Henson

Matthew Henson

by Maryann N. Weidt
He was a key member of Robert Peary's successful expedition to the North Pole, yet--because he was African American, he couldn't find a job upon his return home. Now, this explorer is finally getting his due, and young readers will be thrilled to read this
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
4.5
Lexile Measure
780L
DRA
40
Guided Reading
R
Publisher
Lerner Publications
Number of Pages
48

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Maryann N. Weidt

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