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Lives of the Pirates

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Every kid knows that pirates talk funny, swing a big sword, and seek buried treasure—don't they? What do we really know about Blackbeard, Madame Cheng, Sir Francis Drake, and other men and women of pirate history? What drove them to sail the high seas? What were their bad habits, favorite foods, and silly quirks? And did they actually talk like that?

A lively style, lots of surprises, and solid research have made the Lives of . . . series of collective biographies popular with both kids and adults. Now the series returns, spanning the globe with profiles of the nineteen most notorious pirates in history.


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Publisher: HMH Books

Kindle Book

  • Release date: August 15, 2017

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9780547487939
  • File size: 111368 KB
  • Release date: August 15, 2017

EPUB ebook

  • ISBN: 9780547487939
  • File size: 111368 KB
  • Release date: August 15, 2017

Formats

Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
EPUB ebook

Languages

English

Levels

ATOS Level:7.9
Lexile® Measure:1120
Interest Level:4-8(MG)
Text Difficulty:6-9

Every kid knows that pirates talk funny, swing a big sword, and seek buried treasure—don't they? What do we really know about Blackbeard, Madame Cheng, Sir Francis Drake, and other men and women of pirate history? What drove them to sail the high seas? What were their bad habits, favorite foods, and silly quirks? And did they actually talk like that?

A lively style, lots of surprises, and solid research have made the Lives of . . . series of collective biographies popular with both kids and adults. Now the series returns, spanning the globe with profiles of the nineteen most notorious pirates in history.


Expand title description text
  • Details

    Publisher:
    HMH Books

    Kindle Book
    Release date: August 15, 2017

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9780547487939
    File size: 111368 KB
    Release date: August 15, 2017

    EPUB ebook
    ISBN: 9780547487939
    File size: 111368 KB
    Release date: August 15, 2017

  • Creators
  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB ebook
  • Languages
    English
  • Levels
    ATOS Level: 7.9
    Lexile® Measure: 1120
    Interest Level: 4-8(MG)
    Text Difficulty: 6-9