Spring 2017

Dangerous Jobs in Action

Cover: Dangerous Jobs in Action Spread: Dangerous Jobs in Action

What goes through the mind of a bomb squad technician when she's handling explosives? How do SWAT team members do their job with such skill and precision? Why do deep-sea fishers risk their lives in the search for a big catch? This narrative nonfiction series gives readers an inside look at some of the world's most dangerous jobs. Additional features include a fast facts spread, critical-thinking questions, a phonetic glossary, an index, a selected bibliography, and sources for further research.

Individual Titles

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Dangerous Jobs in Action (8 titles) Spring 2017
Bomb Squad Technicians in Action Spring 2017 5.0
Deep-Sea Fishermen in Action Spring 2017 5.0
Fighter Pilots in Action Spring 2017 4.9
Ice Road Truckers in Action Spring 2017 4.6
Oil Rig Workers in Action Spring 2017 5.0
Smoke Jumpers in Action Spring 2017 4.9
Stunt Performers in Action Spring 2017 4.5
SWAT Team Members in Action Spring 2017 4.9
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  • Suggested Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Suggested Reading Level: Grade 4

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