New for Spring 2017

Dangerous Jobs in Action

Cover: Dangerous Jobs in Action Spread: Dangerous Jobs in Action
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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) New
Bomb Squad Technicians in Action New Pending
Deep-Sea Fishermen in Action New Pending
Fighter Pilots in Action New Pending
Ice Road Truckers in Action New Pending
Oil Rig Workers in Action New Pending
Smoke Jumpers in Action New Pending
Stunt Performers in Action New Pending
SWAT Team Members in Action New Pending
  • New New title for Spring 2017
  • Recent New title for Fall 2016




  • Suggested Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Suggested Reading Level: Grade 4

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