Series Name: Strange But (Mostly) True: Hi-Lo Nonfiction Believe-It-Or-Not Series
Theme: Hi-Lo, nonfiction
Strange debris is found in a field near Roswell, New Mexico. Many suspect it is an alien spacecraft. Fires burn beneath a town for over 50 years. Rocks weighing several hundred pounds move across land on their own. Are these unbelievable tales real? Find out in this fascinating collection of short stories.
Who isn’t fascinated by the world of the weird? These story collections are the ultimate in high-interest reading. The people, places, and things within their pages range from the peculiar to the preposterous, from the creepy to the utterly terrifying, and from the odd to the awful. Yet all stories are based on eyewitness accounts or the solid research of serious investigators. Captivating facts are included in a "Strange Truth" section following each story.
Grade Level: 3 to 12, Teen and YA
Approx. Grade-Level Equivalent for Series: 3.0 to 3.9
Lexile Level: HL430L