Reckless

Reckless

Lesley Choyce (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781554692248

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Description

Josh knows he's riding recklessly when he knocks down the old man he suspects is the hermit of Lumberman Creek. But he is shocked when the hermit walks into the forest with his bike after the accident. Being without his beloved bike for a week motivates Josh to hike into the woods and confront the crazy old man. The hermit, Jonathan, has fixed Josh's bike, and Josh learns that he has more in common with the old man than he ever imagined. When Jonathan needs help, Josh has to respect the old man's choices in order to save his life.

Reading Level
Lexile
HL540L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
3.7
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Chapter Books Character Education High Interest Other Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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