Series Name: Pageturners: Hi-Lo Chapter Books by Genre
Sample Set: 30 Books (1 each of 30 titles)
Titles include: A Horse Called Courage, Planet Doom, The Terrible Orchid Sky, Up Rattler Mountain, Who Has Seen the Beast?, The Case of the Bad Seed, The Case of the Cursed Chalet, The Case of the Dead Duck, The Case of the Wanted Man, The Case of the Watery Grave, Once Upon a Crime, The Hunter, Whatever Happened to Megan Marie?, When Sleeping Dogs Awaken, Where's Dudley?, Bugged, Escape from Earth, Flashback, Murray's Nightmare, Under Siege, A Deadly Game, An Eye for an Eye, I Spy e-Spy, Scavenger Hunt, Tuesday Raven, Boneyard, Hamlet's Trap, Roses Red As Blood, The Cold, Cold Shoulder, The Girl Who Had Everything
These books were designed for readers to explore multiple genres as they develop their fluency skills. Genre books expand a reader's worldview. And allowing students to self-select their reading material stimulates their understanding of literature and ideas. These novels deal with mature themes involving culturally diverse characters. Written for specifically for struggling readers to explore genres like mysteries and science fiction, these fast-paced books hold student interest until the last page. Questions at the end of each title promote cognitive development by making students think about vocabulary, comprehension, character, and plot. Students will be able to apply the same skills and strategies to other types of genres, such as plays, poetry, informational text, and more.
Grades: Teen and YA
Approximate Grade-Level Equivalent for Series: 2.0 to 3.0
Lexile Level: 340L to 470L