Amelia Earhart

Series: Rookie Biographies

by Wil Mara

Children's Press
March 2014

Ages 3 – 6 . Grades PreK – 1

Lexile measure: 670L

DRA: 34

Guided Reading: O

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.

When Amelia Earhart was growing up, there were very few pilots-and even fewer who were women. But she never let that stop her from following her dream to fly.
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: 9780531249802

32pp. | 5-⅞ x 7