Spring 2022

Werewolves

Legendary Creatures
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Legends from around the world tell stories of a creature whose piercing howl under the full moon strikes fear into the hearts of those who hear it. From Greek mythology to Harry Potter, werewolves have captured people's imaginations for millennia. Readers will enjoy learning about the histories and behaviors of these legendary creatures, along with their presence in popular culture. Vivid images and a helpful diagram illustrate the creature's anatomy. Additional features include a phonetic glossary, resources for further study, an index, and an introduction to the author.

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978-1-5038-4982-2
$21.95
978-1-5038-5161-0
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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2022
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2022-01-01
BISACS JNF000000, JNF052030
Dewey 398
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 690
Guided Reading Level T
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Howling at the Moon
  • History of Werewolves
  • Hairy Beast
  • Werewolves Today
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Emma Huddleston

Emma Huddleston lives in Minnesota with her husband. She enjoys writing children's books, but she likes reading novels even more. When she is not writing or reading, she likes to stay active by running, hiking, or swing dancing.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Legendary Creatures from School Library Journal on April 1, 2022

This series hooks readers from page one with descriptive storytelling. The scene is set—a crumbling cemetery, a trail deep in the woods—and children are taken on a journey to learn all about dragons, vampires, fairies, and other fantastical creatures. The books discuss the… View →