Bernida: A Michigan Sailing Legend

Tom Ervin Al Declercq (author), David Miles (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781627536738

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Description

Originally built in 1921 to race in the ocean, a sailboat named Bernida captures the attention and heart of a Michigan sailor. He buys the boat and brings her to the Bayview Yacht Club in Detroit. In 1925 the sailor enters Bernida in the very first Port Huron to Mackinac Island Race.

Reading Level
Lexile
720L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
4.1
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
History Picture Books Sports & Recreation Transportation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Subject
Language Arts Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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