Wretched Worms

From the Series Bugged Out! The World's Most Dangerous Bugs
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After a trip to the Dominican Republic, Katie Stephens and Eddie Zytner noticed their feet starting to swell. Then their skin became covered with swirly red marks and fluid-filled blisters. The pain became so intense the couple couldn't walk. Soon, they discovered the cause of the problem--parasitic hookworms living in their flesh! Read Katie and Eddie's harrowing tale of survival, and learn all about parasitic worms and the deadly diseases they cause in this engrossing narrative nonfiction book for young readers.

Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 7
Reading Level Grade 3
Copyright 2019
BISACS JNF003120, JNF003000, JNF051150
Genre Hi-Lo, Narrative, Nonfiction
Publisher Bearport Publishing
Imprint Bearport Books
Series Bugged Out! The World's Most Dangerous Bugs
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Lexile 930
ISBN 9781642801712
Title Format Reinforced book
Release Date 2018-12-15
Author Kevin Blake
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Correlations, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Online learning supplement, Primary-source text, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, Table of contents
Dewey 616.9'62
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 10
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 5.5
Accelerated ReaderĀ® Quiz 501130
Accelerated ReaderĀ® Points 0.5

Author: Kevin Blake

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