Ben Franklin's Almanac:
Being a True Account of the Good Gentleman's Life
by Candace Fleming
An engaging Benjamin Franklin biography for older students, designed in scrapbook style and packed with anecdotes, interesting factoids, cartoons, sketches, portraits, and 'bits and pieces', all organized into eight chapters.
"There's no shortage of books on Franklin, but this biography...is unlike anything that has come before." (School Library Journal)
Interest Level: Gr. 5-9 DRA Level: 60 Lexile Measure: 1000L
Grade Level Equiv: 7.2 Guided Reading: X
Below are sample spreads from inside this book.
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