Bibliography
Level 4 Unit 30
Writing Form: Persuasive Letter
 

EASY


John Muir
by Corinne Naden
A biography of the famous
naturalist.
Dear Benjamin Banneker
by Andrea Davis Pinkney
This African American wrote
frequently to Thomas Jefferson on
the subject of slavery.
 

AVERAGE


A Likely Place
by Paula Fox
Young Louis writes a persuasive
letter to help an elderly friend get
a job.
Rachel Carson: Pioneer of
Ecology
by Kathleen V. Kudlinski
Carson focused the world's
attention on the dangers of
pesticides.
 

CHALLENGING


The Borrowers
by Mary Norton
Arrietty tries to persuade her
father to let her go outside alone.
... and Now Miguel
by Joseph Krumgold
Miguel tries to convince his
family that he is old enough to
help with a sheep drive.

 

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