ADAM GIDWITZ reading levels

On the NYTimes 2012 Best Seller list, Adam Gidwitz's books have been well received by readers.

bookcover of A TALE DARK and GRIMM by Adam GidwitzA TALE DARK and GRIMM
Hugh D'Andrade (Illustrator)

**Starred Review** School Library Journal
**Starred Review** PublishersWeekly

Hansel and Gretel walk out of their own story and into eight other classic Grimm-inspired tales. As readers follow the siblings through a forest brimming with menacing foes, they learn the true story behind (and beyond) the bread crumbs, edible houses, and outwitted witches.

Reading Information:
Word Count: 42,491
Page Count:256
Accelerated Reading level: 4.6 / points: 6.0
AR quiz: 141155

Hugh D'Andrade (Illustrator)

Frog convinces Jack and Jill to leave their own stories to seek a magic mirror.  Along the way they  encounter all sorts of adventure and strange mythical creatures such as giants, mermaids, and goblins.

Word Count: 54.786
Page Count:  196
Accelerated Reading level: 4.4 / points: 8.0
AR quiz: 154815