Cart (0) $0.00

Written by Thomasine E. Lewis Tilden
Part of Series: XBooks - Medical


ISBN: 978-0-531-13230-2

List Price: $29.00

Your Price: $21.75

It's under their skin. In Ghana, Africa, a family is in agony. Parasites called guinea worms are eating through their bodies. While the family gets treatment, a health-care worker hunts for the source of the worms. Can he find it before others become infected?
Item #: 698500
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2021
Format: Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size: 5-3/8 X 7-5/8
Pages: 48
Grades: 3 - 8
Ages: 8 - 13
Dewey #: 592/.3
  • High-interest topics and an accessible lower reading level makes this series perfect for all readers
  • Swift, easy-to-digest plots and short time frames simplify the comprehension of the story
  • Edgy and colorful cover art make the books attractive and cool
  • 5-page suspenseful preview introduces the story
  • Short chapters and numerous illustrations make the text less intimidating
  • Sidebars offer interesting facts parallel to the focus of the story
  • A back-matter section that includes maps, diagrams, interviews and graphs exposes readers to a varied array of nonfiction texts and features
  • Glossaries explain difficult terms in a way that makes them easy to understand