Strange... But True? (set 1)

With bright, colorful pages organized in two-page spreads, the Strange. . .But True? series for students in grades 4 to 6 introduces six mysterious topics of high interest to young readers. These nonfiction books make information about the Bermuda Triangle, Bigfoot, ESP, ghosts, haunted places, and UFO’s easy for young readers to understand. Helpful diagrams, charts, and a glossary in each volume highlight the most important information for young learners. Help young readers in your life get ahead—and have fun doing so—with World Book’s Strange. . .But True? series.

The books in the BOLT 2 series feature high-interest topics that students with a 3rd through 5th grade primary reading level will return to again and again. Each six-volume set focuses on a particular topics such as popular dog breeds, mythology, sports, robots and more! The easy-to-read infographics make complex STEM subjects easy to understand. Packed with dynamic photos, charts, diagrams, fun facts, and infographics, these high-interest books are designed for young readers and feature stories that will have them return to again and again.

Books in Series

  • Bigfoot
  • The Bermuda Triangle
  • ESP
  • Ghosts
  • Haunted Places
  • UFOs

For every book purchased, World Book will donate one to Bernie's Book Bank.

(Example: Buy a 10 volume set, World Book donates 10 books)

SKU: 30170
ISBN: 978-0-7166-9775-6
Pages: 32
Volumes: 6
Price: $150.00
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    • Suitable for classroom tasks and library programming asking students to identify key ideas and evaluate arguments.
    • Packed with infographics, first person accounts, and more.
    • Readers of books in this series will investigate the facts and compare data and decide if the stories are strange AND true.

    BOLT encourages a wide variety of students, including reluctant readers, by providing them with books featuring appealing topics and carefully prepared text. Innovative infographics and attention-commanding photography draw in young readers, and accessible, leveled text helps even the most challenged readers understand the material and enjoy the reading experience. This strong image/text integration aids in comprehension and complements classroom instruction, helping each and every student reach his or her learning potential!