Xtreme Jobs

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Hairstylist, audiologist, and jeweler are a few of the least stressful jobs in the US. Where's the action? Xtreme Jobs introduces readers to today's most thrilling and dangerous work. These intense careers are captured in captivating close-up photos. Information on these jobs, as well as skills, training, and safety information are presented in short, easy-to-read bursts of information. Learn what it takes to swallow one's fear and take on death-defying challenges in Xtreme Jobs!

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

A&D Xtreme is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Xtreme Jobs (6 titles)
Astronaut 5.5
Daredevil 5.4
Rodeo Clown 5.1
Search & Rescue 5.4
Stunt Performer 5.5
Test Pilot 5.2
  • New! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF051010, JNF011000, JNF054180
Genre Hi-Lo, Nonfiction
Subject Careers, Social Studies
Copyright 2016
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint A&D Xtreme
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2015-08-01
ISBN 9781624037559, 9781629697581
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 363-796
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, and Table of contents
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Xtreme Jobs – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

This informative and attractive series includes eye-catching, full-page photos that immerse readers in the dangerous work of stunt performers, test pilots, and other death-defying professionals. Written in brief, easy-to-read blocks of text, the information highlights the skills, training, and safety precautions that individuals in these fields need to follow to succeed and survive. Dazzling spreads enhance the visual appeal, while small details, such as the white text, make the graphics pop. Additionally, sidebars scattered throughout the pages include fun and fascinating facts and trivia. . . . The allure of the set is the uncommon subject matter and vivid images, which will appeal to reluctant readers and those looking for action-packed career choices. Students will eagerly pick up these entertaining volumes.

Author: S.L. Hamilton

Author: John Hamilton