What Was...? Series
Authors: Jim O'Connor, Kathleen Krull, Joan Holub, Patricia Brennan Demuth, Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso, Yona Zeldis McDonough, Janet B. Pascal, Judith St. George, Gail Herman, Robin Koontz, Dina Anastasio, Michael Harris, Dorothy Hoobler, Thomas Hoobler, Megan Stine, Nico Medina, Bonnie Bader, Stephanie Sabol
Illustrators: John Mantha, James Bennett, Lauren Mortimer, Tim Tomkinson, David Groff, Kevin McVeigh, John Hinderliter, Fred Harper, Scott Anderson, Tim Foley, David Grayson Kenyon, Dede Putra, Gregory Copeland, Stephen Marchesi, Jerry Hoare, Ted Hammond
Number of Books in Series: 34 so far
Age Group: 8 - 12 years
Companion/Related Series: Who Was...?, Where Is...?
|Reading Level: ||AR Levels 4.6-6.3|
Lexile® measure 620L-940L
Each book in this series offers a detailed account of an important historical event.
What Was...? Book List:
The books in this series are unrelated (different characters and setting) and can be read in any order.
Jump to Books: 11-20 21-30 31-34
|Book 7: ||What Was the Alamo?|
Ages 8-12. October 3, 2013.
AR: 5.4 (1 Point, Quiz #162448)
Lexile measure: 800L
|Book 10: ||What Was Pompeii?|
Ages 8-12. March 13, 2014.
AR: 6.3 (1 Point, Quiz #165681)
Lexile measure: 940L
Book Sets: Sets of Up to 34 Books
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Author Website for Kathleen Krull
Author Website for Joan Holub
Author Website for Yona Zeldis McDonough
Author Website for Judith St. George
Author Website for Gail Herman
Author Website for Robin Koontz
Author Website for Dina Anastasio
Author Website for Dorothy Hoobler
Author Website for Thomas Hoobler
Author Website for Megan Stine