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Days of the Knights: A Tale of Castles and Battles First Edition
Contributor(s): Maynard, Christopher
ISBN: 0789429632     ISBN-13: 9780789429636
Publisher: Dk Pub
    OUR PRICE: $3.60  
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: June 1998
Annotation: Level 4 readers will love this exciting new multi-level "Eyewitness Reader" that uses DK's dramatic non-fiction style to help children learn to read. Readers follow the dramatic tales of slashing swords and a castle, under siege.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Knights and knighthood; Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Medieval; Juvenile literature.
Knights and knighthood.
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | History | Medieval
Dewey: 940.1
LCCN: 97029396
Lexile Measure: 760
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 3-4, Age 8-9
Series: DK Readers. Level 4
Book type: Juvenile Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 9.25" H x 6.00" W x 0.25" (0.30 lbs) 48 pages
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 20694
Reading Level: 4.9   Interest Level: Lower Grades   Point Value: 1.0
Scholastic Reading Counts Info
Quiz #: Q02904
Reading Level: 3.5   Interest Level: Grades 3-5   Point Value: 3.0
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Publisher Description:
This new multi-level Eyewitness reading program uses DK's dramatic non-fiction style to entice children into reading. From ducklings and dinosaurs, to farm animals and firefighters, the subjects have been carefully chosen to appeal to beginning readers at four different reading levels. Stunning photography and simple, informative narratives ensure that even the most reluctant reader will want to learn to read while reading to learn.

Contributor Bio(s): Christopher Maynard is an editor and author with more than 50 books under his belt. He is the winner of the 1996 Rhône-Poulenc Prize for Junior Science Book of the Year, and has been the runner-up for the TES Senior Information Book Award. He is the author of Jobs People Do, Days of the Knights, Science Kit, The Best Book of Dinosaurs, and Pirates!: Raiders of the High Seas.