Scholastic Reader Level 3: When I Grow Up: Sonia Sotomayor

Series: Scholastic Reader, Level 3

by AnnMarie Anderson, Illustrated By Gerald Kelley

Scholastic Nonfiction
September 2014

Ages 6 – 8 . Grades 1 – 3

Lexile measure: 790L

DRA: 38

Guided Reading: P


These brand-new easy readers are the perfect introductory biography series for young children. Each book will feature a recognizable figure and will take the reader on an exciting journey from obscure childhood to famed adulthood. Aspirational first-person text will be accompanied by a mixture of illustrations and photographs. Sonia Sotomayor is one of the most inspirational Americans of modern history. Her incredible story of determination and fearlessness will excite and inspire early readers. With simple engaging text vetted by literacy experts along side dynamic illustrations, Sonia's true American dream story will come to life. This volume will complement Common Core State Standards and feature helpful back matter tools such as a glossary and further reading.
AnnMarie Anderson

AnnMarie Anderson has written numerous books for young readers. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and son.


Paperback / softback

Perfect-bound Paperback

ISBN: 9780545664790

32pp. | 6 x 9