NELSON MANDELA - biographies at the 2nd Grade level

Currently there is only one biography  about this important world figure.  Fortunately it is from Scholastic and Karima Grant.  (It can be picked up very affordably as a used book!)

bookcover of NELSON MANDELA  by Karima Grant
(Rookie Biographies)
by Karima Grant

4.50 Stars from only 2 GoodReaders 

This is a simple biography from the folks at Scholastic.  It features black and white photographs, with simple explanations of Apartheid, and how Mandela went from 'trouble maker' to President.

Sample text:
People around the world read
Mandela's speeches.  They
believed that apartheid should
end.  They wrote letters.  They
made calls to the government. 
They wanted Nelson Mandela 
out of jail.
Reading Information:
Word Count: 302
Page Count: 32
Accelerated Reading level: 2.0 / points: 0.5
AR quiz: 105600

compiled by Pam

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