Series Name: Strange But (Mostly) True: Hi-Lo Nonfiction Believe-It-Or-Not Series
Theme: Hi-Lo, nonfiction
Abraham Lincoln may have dreamed about his own death. Scary Halloween decorations turn out to be actual dead people. Frogs, fish, and seeds rain down from above. A woman lives in someone’s closet for a year without being found. Believe it or not, these strange tales are true. Learn the facts in this collection of amazing 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: HL420L