High-Low Books for Teens: Middle and High School - HighLow-Teen

All students have diverse learning needs and read at very different reading levels. Support and encourage struggling and reluctant readers grow their literacy skills with engaging, outstanding books that they can and want to read. This collection of high-low books provides literacy support through carefully chosen sentence structure, vocabulary, effective text features, illustrations, and compelling, rich stories with inspiring characters and historical figures that align with students' interests and grade level content.

For the complete collection of High-Low books for teens, please contact quotes@leeandlow.com

High-Low Books for Teens: Middle and High School (108 Books): $1,632.65

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Themes

Nonfiction, Middle Grade, YA interest, Cultural Diversity, Realistic Fiction, Teen Interest

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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Ahimsa

By Kelkar

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

AR Level: 5.3 - 8.0
Lexile Level: 830L
DRA: 80

HC: $20.95
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All The Stars Denied

By McCall

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 7 - 12

Lexile Level: 790L
DRA: 60

HC: $19.95
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Amazing Places

By Hopkins

Illustrated by Hale / Soentpiet

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 8

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 40

PB: $12.95
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Ana Maria Reyes Does Not Live in a Castle

By Burgos

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 7

AR Level: 4.2 - 9.0
DRA: 50

HC: $18.95
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Arrow of Lightning

By Bruchac

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 6 - 12

Lexile Level: 890L
DRA: 80

HC: $19.95
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Awakening

By Sandler

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 7 - 12

AR Level: 6.0 - 17.0
Lexile Level: HL820L
SRC: 6.4
DRA: 80

PB: $16.95
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¡Beisbol! Latino Baseball Pioneers and Legends

By Winter

Illustrated by Winter

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 5.6 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1020L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
Medium_large

Bird

By Elliott

Illustrated by Strickland

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 3.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD600L
SRC: 3.4
DRA: 40

PB: $12.95
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Boy, Everywhere

By Dassu

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

HC: $21.95
Medium_large

Brothers in Hope

By Williams

Illustrated by Christie

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 5

AR Level: 4.7 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 610L
SRC: 3.5
DRA: 44

HC: $19.95
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Butterfly for a King

By Trumbore

Illustrated by Roth

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

HC: $21.95
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Capoeira

By Ancona

Photographed by Ancona

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 7

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 950L
SRC: 4.7
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Cat Girl's Day Off

By Pauley

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 4.4 - 11.0
Lexile Level: 660L
SRC: 4.1
DRA: 80

PB: $13.95
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Chess Rumble

By Neri

Illustrated by Watson

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 3.5 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 690L
SRC: 3.7
DRA: 50

PB: $12.95
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Crossing Bok Chitto

By Tingle

Illustrated by Rorex Bridges

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 7

AR Level: 4.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD640L
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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Cycle of Rice, Cycle of Life

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 8.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1190L
SRC: 11.8
DRA: 50

PB: $13.95
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Dear Mrs. Parks

By Parks

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 5

AR Level: 5.6 - 2.0
Lexile Level: 850L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 50

PB: $16.95
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Dia's Story Cloth

By Cha

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 5

AR Level: 4.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 1140L
SRC: 4.2
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
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Diverse Energies

By authors

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 8 - 12

AR Level: 5.5 - 12.0
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 80

PB: $13.95
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Dream Builder

By Lyons

Illustrated by Freeman

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

Lexile Level: AD810L

HC: $20.95
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Drift

By Hutchins

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 4.5 - 12.0
Lexile Level: HL610L
SRC: 4.4
DRA: 80

HC: $19.95
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Etched in Clay

By Cheng

Illustrated by Cheng

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

AR Level: 5.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 790L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Everglades Forever

By Marx

Photographed by Karp

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

AR Level: 6.5 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1160L
SRC: 6.5
DRA: 50

PB: $13.95
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Gabi, A Girl in Pieces

By Quintero

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 8
Interest Level: 8 - College

DRA: 80

PB: $16.95
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Game, Set, Match, Champion Arthur Ashe

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Belford

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 6.2 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 960L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Grand Theft Horse

By Neri

Illustrated by Wilkin

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 6 - 12

DRA: 80

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Hammering for Freedom

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Holyfield

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 7

Lexile Level: 870L
DRA: 44

HC: $19.95
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Honda

By Weston

Illustrated by Yamasaki

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD870L
SRC: 3.4
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
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Honoring Our Ancestors

By Rohmer

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 5

AR Level: 4.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 860L
SRC: 4.8
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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How We Are Smart

By Nikola-Lisa

Illustrated by Qualls

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 8

AR Level: 6.5 - 1.0
Lexile Level: AD950L
SRC: 6.4
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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I Am Alfonso Jones

By Medina

Illustrated by Jennings / Robinson

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

Lexile Level: GN640L
DRA: 80

PB: $18.95
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I and I Bob Marley

By Medina

Illustrated by Watson

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 8

Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 3.4
DRA: 40

PB: $12.95
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I Remember

By Hopkins

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 3 - 12

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 60

HC: $21.95
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i see the rhythm

By Igus

Illustrated by Wood

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 5.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 6.8
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
Medium_large

In Her Hands

By Schroeder

Illustrated by Bereal

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 5

AR Level: 4.6 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 630L
SRC: 3.5
DRA: 40

PB: $12.95
HC: $19.95
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Ira's Shakespeare Dream

By Armand

Illustrated by Cooper

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 5.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 780L
DRA: 44

HC: $19.95
Medium_large

Jim Thorpe's Bright Path

By Bruchac

Illustrated by Nelson

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 5.5 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD870L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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John Lewis in the Lead

By Haskins / Benson

Illustrated by Andrews

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 950L
SRC: 5.8
DRA: 50

PB: $12.95
Medium_preview

Juan Verdades

By Hayes

by Fiedler

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 5

AR Level: 4.7 - 0.5
DRA: 40

PB: $8.95
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Killer of Enemies

By Bruchac

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 5.7 - 14.0
Lexile Level: 860L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 80

PB: $12.95
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La Llorona

By Hayes

Illustrated by Pennypacker / Trego Hill

Guided Reading: U
Spanish Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 3 - 7

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5

PB: $10.95
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Land of Morning Calm

By Stickler

Illustrated by Han

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 3 - 6

AR Level: 7.8 - 2.0
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
HC: $16.95
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Louis Sockalexis

By Wise

Illustrated by Farnsworth

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 5

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD920L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
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Lucha Libre

By Garza

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 2 - 7

AR Level: 4.8 - 0.5

PB: $8.95
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Mama's Window

By Rubright / McKissack

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

AR Level: 5.2 - 2.0
Lexile Level: 770L
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Miosotis Flores Never Forgets

By Burgos

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 7

DRA: 60

HC: $18.95
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¡Olé! Flamenco

By Ancona

Photographed by Ancona

Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 900L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
Medium_large

On My Block

By Artists

Illustrated by Artists

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6

Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
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On These Magic Shores

By Méndez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 60

HC: $19.95
Medium_large

Only One Year

By Cheng

Illustrated by Wong

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 5

AR Level: 3.3 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 620L
SRC: 3.2
DRA: 38

PB: $14.95
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Parrots Over Puerto Rico

By Roth / Trumbore

Illustrated by Roth

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 890L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

HC: $20.95
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Passage to Freedom

By Mochizuki

Illustrated by Lee

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 4.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD610L
SRC: 4.2
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
Medium_large

Paul Robeson

By Greenfield

Illustrated by Ford

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6

AR Level: 5.1 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 810L
SRC: 5.3
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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Perfect Liars

By Reid

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 8 - 12

Lexile Level: 940L
DRA: 80

HC: $19.95
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Pull

By Waltman

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 8
Interest Level: 8 - 12

AR Level: 4.6 - 12.0

HC: $16.95
Medium_preview

Quicks

By Waltman

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 8
Interest Level: 8 - 12

AR Level: 4.6 - 12.0

PB: $11.95
HC: $16.95
Medium_large

Rattlesnake Mesa

By Weber

Photographed by Renkun

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 12

Lexile Level: 760L
DRA: 60

PB: $17.95
Medium_large

Ray Charles

By Mathis

Illustrated by Ford

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: K - 5

AR Level: 4.3 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 680L
SRC: 3.4
DRA: 38

PB: $11.95
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Rebellion

By Sandler

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 7 - 12

AR Level: 5.8 - 17.0
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 80

HC: $19.95
Medium_large

Richard Wright and the Library Card

By Miller

Illustrated by Christie

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 4.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 700L
SRC: 4.8
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
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Rise!

By Hegedus

Illustrated by Engel

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 4 - 12

Lexile Level: 900L
DRA: 44

HC: $21.95
Medium_large

Seeds of Change

By Johnson

Illustrated by Sadler

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 4.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 820L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 40

HC: $19.95
Medium_large

Seven Miles to Freedom

By Halfmann

Illustrated by Smith

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD870L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 44

PB: $12.95
Medium_large

Shanghai Messenger

By Cheng

Illustrated by Young

Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

AR Level: 3.7 - 1.0
Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
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She Was the First!

By Russell-Brown

Illustrated by Velasquez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

DRA: 44

HC: $20.95
Medium_large

Shining Star

By Yoo

Illustrated by Wang

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 1 - 8

AR Level: 6.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 970L
SRC: 7.6
DRA: 60

PB: $10.95
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¡Sí, Se Puede! / Yes, We Can!

By Cohn / Rodríguez

Illustrated by Delgado

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Spanish Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 3.8 - 0.5
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
Medium_large

Steel Drumming at the Apollo

By Marx

Photographed by Senisi

Interviews

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6

AR Level: 6.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 930L
SRC: 6.6
DRA: 60

PB: $13.95
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Step Up to the Plate, Maria Singh

By Krishnaswami

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 6

Lexile Level: 680L
DRA: 50

HC: $18.95
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Stone River Crossing

By Tingle

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 60

HC: $20.95
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Strong as Fire, Fierce as Flame

By Kelkar

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 80

HC: $21.95
Medium_large

Life of a Genius

By Demi

Illustrated by Demi

Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 6.7 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1060L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Summer of the Mariposas

By McCall

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 6 - College

AR Level: 5.4 - 13.0
Lexile Level: 840L
SRC: 5.5
DRA: 80

PB: $15.95
Medium_large

Surfer of the Century

By Crowe

Illustrated by Waldrep

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 6.2 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 980L
SRC: 5.9
DRA: 44

PB: $12.95
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Rise of the Halfling King (Tales of the Feathered Serpent #1)

By Bowles

Illustrated by Bowles

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 4 - 8

DRA: 44

PB: $14.95
Medium_large

Tankborn

By Sandler

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 7 - 12

AR Level: 5.6 - 15.0
Lexile Level: 790L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 80

PB: $12.95
Medium_preview

The Coyote Under the Table / El coyote debajo de la mesa

By Hayes

Illustrated by Castro L.

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 1 - 7

AR Level: 4.9 - 2.0
DRA: 60

PB: $15.95
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The Magnolia Sword

By Thomas

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 7 - 12

Lexile Level: 840L
DRA: 60

HC: $19.95
Medium_large

The Mangrove Tree

By Roth / Trumbore

Illustrated by Roth

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 6.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NC1190L
SRC: 10.8
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
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The School the Aztec Eagles Built

By Nicholson

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 3 - 7

Lexile Level: NC1170L
DRA: 80

HC: $18.95
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The Shadow Prince

By Durham

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 9

DRA: 60

HC: $21.95
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The Story of Tennis Champion Arthur Ashe

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Belford

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 60

PB: $10.95
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The Story of Car Engineer Soichiro Honda

By Weston

Illustrated by Yamasaki

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
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The Story of World War II Hero Irena Sendler

By Vaughan

Illustrated by Mazellan

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
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The Story of Olympic Swimmer Duke Kahanamoku

By Crowe

Illustrated by Waldrep

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
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The Story of Movie Star Anna May Wong

By Yoo

Illustrated by Wang

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 50

PB: $8.95
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The Story of Civil Rights Hero John Lewis

By Benson / Haskins

Illustrated by Boyd

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

DRA: 60

PB: $9.95
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The Story of Trailblazing Actor Ira Aldridge

By Armand

Illustrated by Cooper

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
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The Story of All-Star Athlete Jim Thorpe

By Bruchac

Illustrated by Nelson

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 7

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
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The Story of Banker of the People Muhammad Yunus

By Yoo

Illustrated by Akib

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 4 - 8

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
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The Story of Olympic Diver Sammy Lee

By Yoo

Illustrated by Lee

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 50

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The Story of Civil War Hero Robert Smalls

By Halfmann

Illustrated by Smith

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 50

PB: $9.95
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The Story of Environmentalist Wangari Maathai

By Johnson

Illustrated by Sadler

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 50

PB: $9.95
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The Wind Called My Name

By Sanchez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 4 - 8

AR Level: 4.4 - 8.0
Lexile Level: HL700L
DRA: 50

HC: $20.95
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The Witch Owl Parliament (Clockwork Curandera #1)

By Bowles / Raúl the Third

Illustrated by Duffy / Robinson

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 7 - 12

PB: $18.95
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There's No Base Like Home

By Mendoza / Mendoza Dusan

Illustrated by McNally Barshaw

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 8

DRA: 50

HC: $18.95
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Thirty Talks Weird Love

By Varela

Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 7 - 12

HC: $18.95
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Tiny Stitches

By Hooks

Illustrated by Bootman

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 920L
DRA: 44

HC: $19.95
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Tofu Quilt

By Russell

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6

AR Level: 5.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 970L
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
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Trail of the Dead

By Bruchac

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 7 - 12

Lexile Level: 870L
DRA: 80

HC: $19.95
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Under the Mesquite

By McCall

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 5.7 - 3.0
Lexile Level: 990L
SRC: 8.4
DRA: 60

HC: $19.95
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Yummy

By Neri

Illustrated by DuBurke

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 5 - 12

AR Level: 3.4 - 1.0
Lexile Level: GN510L
SRC: 4.4
DRA: 50

PB: $16.95
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Martí's Song for Freedom/Martí y sus versos por la libertad

By Otheguy

Illustrated by Vidal

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Spanish Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 5.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 1000L
DRA: 60

HC: $18.95
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Indian No More

By McManis / Sorell

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 3 - 8

Lexile Level: 720L

HC: $18.95
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Confucius

By Demi

Illustrated by Demi

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 8

Lexile Level: 1020L
DRA: 60

HC: $21.00
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Cecilia's Year

By Abraham / Abraham

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

AR Level: 5.3 - 6.0

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Just Like Me

By Artists

Illustrated by Artists

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 4.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD900L
SRC: 3.9
DRA: 40

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Only the Mountains Do Not Move

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6

AR Level: 5.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 990L
SRC: 8.4
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95