Fall '18

Escaping Alcatraz

From the Set Great Escapes in History

Engages readers with incredible stories of people who made daring escapes from Alcatraz. This notorious island prison was home to hundreds of inmates, dozens of whom risked their lives to escape captivity. Additional features include a Fast Facts spread, informative infographics, critical-thinking questions, a phonetic glossary, a selected bibliography, an index, information about the author, and sources for further research.

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  • Fast Facts
  • The First Escape Attempt
  • Missing for Days
  • The Battle of Alcatraz
  • The Mystery of Alcatraz
  • Think About It
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index
  • About the Author
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 365
Lexile 850
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level Y
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Reinforced book, Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781503825253, 9781503830110
Copyright 2019, 2019
Number of Pages 32, 32
Dimensions 6.5 x 9, 6.5 x 9
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs

Author: Christine Evans

Christine Evans is a freelance writer based in San Jose, California. She writes children's books and stories for magazines including Highlights. She lives with her husband, two daughters, and a tiny dog. Christine loves writing about historical adventures.