Sample Books

Inspire! Biography Sample

Learn about the fascinating life of Maya Angelou, how she overcame challenges, wrote poetry, books, and plays, and performed on stage and in films. Guided reading level N. This book has a nonfiction pair, How to Write a Great Poem.

Maya Angelou: Writer, Actor, Singer, Dancer is part of our Inspire! Collection.
  • Featuring 19 biographies of extraordinary trailblazers
  • Each biography is paired with a related nonfiction chapter book
  • Guided reading levels M–Q
  • Ideal for biography units with grades 2–4