From the Set Surviving History

Would you have survived in Alcatraz? Make decisions and tally your score to find out. Written at a lower reading level with considerate text, these high maturity books are sure to grab struggling readers as they engage and play along. Also includes a table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, sidebars, educational matter, and activities

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 2
Dewey 365/.979461
Lexile 460L
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level U
Language English
Publisher 45th Parallel Press
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781534169111), Paperback (9781534170797), PDF (9781534172630), ePub (9781534178151), Hosted ebook (9781534174474), Kindle (9781534176317)
Copyright 2021
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7 x 9
Graphics Full-color photographs

School Library Journal - Surviving History Series

Readers of this hi-lo series will learn about significant historical moments. A survival quiz tests their ability to survive the dangers of the time period. While the books showcase a gritty style that implies darker content, the text offers standard information. Interspersed throughout the chapters are survivor’s tips, tools, and biographies. The survivor quiz, which is essentially a personality quiz, offers unsurprising results.

Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan

Dr. Virginia Loh-Hagan is an author and educator. She is currently the Director of the Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Center at San Diego State University and the Co-Executive Director of The Asian American Education Project. She lives in San Diego with her very tall husband and very naughty dogs.

  • Introduction
  • Stay or Escape?
  • Block a or Block D?
  • Good or Bad?
  • Worker or Inmate?
  • Ghost or Not?
  • Survival Results
  • Digging Deeper: Did You Know...?
  • Glossary
  • Learn More!
  • Index
  • About the Author
Activities for further learning
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Table of contents
Full-color photographs