The Book of Heroes: Tales of History's Most Daring Guys

The Book of Heroes: Tales of History's Most Daring Guys

by Crispin Boyer

Hardcover

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Overview

Everybody needs a role model! Discover the true stories of superheroes, rebels, world leaders, action heroes, sports legends, and many more daring dudes, all of whom played their part to make their mark, make a contribution, and make the world a better place. 
 
From Abraham Lincoln to Sitting Bull, Stephen Hawking to Galileo, these cool guys had the boldness, bravery, and brains to meet the challenges of their day. With a fun design, engaging text, and high-quality photographs, this is ultimate hero guide and keepsake for 21st century kids.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781426325533
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication date: 11/08/2016
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 764,932
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.70(d)
Lexile: IG1150L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

CRISPIN BOYER lives in Xcalak, a small fishing village in Mexico, where he writes about history, wildlife, and technology. He and his wife live with their flock of hens, a turkey, two roosters, and a guard goose.

His 2013 cover story for National Geographic Kids magazine, Return of the Missing Lynx, won an Eddie Award for Best Single Article, Youth/Teen. The American Library Association chose his book This or That? as one of 2015's top picks for reluctant young-adult readers.

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