How to Write a Biography

Cover: How to Write a Biography



Learn how to record interesting stories from the lives of real people.


  • Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Dewey: 920
  • Graphics: Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
  • Reinforced book (9781610804912): 7.5 x 9.5, 24 pages, © 2013
  • Paperback (9781610806657): 24 pages, © 2013
  • PDF (9781610805780): 24 pages, © 2013
  • Hosted ebook (9781610808576): 24 pages, © 2013
  • Series: Explorer Junior Library
  • Subseries: How to Write


  • Lexile® Measure: 630
  • Guided Reading Level: M

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • What a Life!
  • Write About Anyone!
  • What Do You Want to Know?
  • Questions and Answers
  • Organize Your Information
  • May I Present...?
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Authors


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Author: Cecilia Minden

Cecilia Minden, PhD, is a literacy consultant and the author of many books for children. She is the former director of the Language and Literacy program at Harvard Graduate School of Education in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Cecilia lives with her family in North Carolina.

Author: Kate Roth


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