Mother Teresa: Sister To The Poor
Series: Women of Our Time
by Patricia Reilly Giff Illustrated by Ted Lewin
A biography emphasizing the early years of Mother Teresa, the nun who is world renowned for her work with the poor, sick, and uneducated in India and in other parts of the world.
- 8, 9, 10
- Interest Level
- Grades 3 - 5
- Grade Level Equivalent
- Lexile Measure
- Tandem Library
- Biography and Autobiography, Informational Text
About the Author and Illustrator
Patricia Reilly Giff Patricia Reilly Giff began her life in Brooklyn, New York surrounded by books! As a child Giff would prefer to have her nose in a book imagining the life of each character rather than playing with the other children. Some of her favorite childhood reads included Little Women, The Secret Garden, and the Black Stallion books, the Sue Barton books, and the Nancy Drew series. So it's no surprise that she knew early on that she wanted to be a writer.
Ted Lewin Ted Lewin is the author of Doorman.