Clara Barton

Series: Rookie Biographies

by Wil Mara

Children's Press
March 2003

Ages 6 – 7 . Grades 1 – 2

Library of Congress: 2001008316

Lexile measure: 540L

DRA: 16

Guided Reading: J



Fact-filled Rookie Read-About Biographies introduce the youngest readers to influential women and men, both past and present. Colorful photos and age appropriate text encourage children to read on their own-as they learn about people like Serena Williams, Neil Armstrong, Rosa Parks, Anne Frank and many more.

An introduction to the life of the nurse who served on the battlefields of the Civil War and later founded the American Red Cross.
Wil Mara

Wil Mara, a lifelong fan of the National Football League, is the author of more than seventy-five books. He has written both fiction and nonfiction, for both children and adults. Aside from his “ NFL novels, ” he also wrote the 2005 disaster thriller Wave, which won the 2005 New Jersey Notable Book Award.



Perfect-bound Paperback

ISBN: 9780516273396

32pp. | 6 x 7