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The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Illustrated by Christopher H. Bing, JEFFREY THOMPOSON
Through Longfellow’ s engaging rhymes, children follow Paul Revere on his fateful ride through the Massachusetts countryside on the eve of the first battle of the American Revolution. Spectacular illustrations by Jeffrey Thompson create an amazing depth and a shimmering, mysterious feel that enhance the unfolding drama of the immortal poem. A historical note clarifies the facts, and a map shows Revere’ s route.
Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
5.1
DRA
38
Guided Reading
P
Publisher
National Geographic Society
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Poetry and Rhymes

About the Author and Illustrators

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Christopher H. Bing
JEFFREY THOMPOSON

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