Birth and Death of a City Settlement Patterns by Elizabeth Raum


Birth and Death of a City Settlement Patterns by Elizabeth Raum

Fusion is a high-interest, non-fiction range that has been carefully designed to appeal to struggling pupils. Strong images encourage readers to engage with curriculum topics - and lively text with a low reading level (age 7) ensures that the concepts are clear and accessible to everyone. It contains fascinating content and carefully levelled text, which means that every child will find a book they want to read and can read. Each book delivers a curriculum requirement or key topic so struggling readers cover the same ground as their peers. It includes free teacher support notes.

About the Author

Elizabeth Raum has written over two-dozen nonfiction books for young readers, including a biography of Louis Armstrong for Capstone Press. She also has written picture books and adult nonfiction titles. She has a degrees in English literature and library science. Over the years, she has worked as a middle school and high school English teacher, an elementary school librarian, and a college library director. She loves to read and enjoys helping other readers discover great books. Elizabeth Raum has written many nonfiction books for children. She has also written picture books and books for adults. Two of her Capstone You Choose books, Orphan Trains: An Interactive History Adventure (2011) and Can You Survive Storm Chasing? (2012), are Junior Library Guild selections. Elizabeth lives in Michigan with her husband, Richard. Over the years she has lived in Vermont, New Jersey, Virginia, New York, and North Dakota. She has two grown sons and two granddaughters, who like reading her books. Elizabeth enjoys biking, hiking, reading, and-of course-writing!

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32 pages


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Publication date

29th September 2006



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