Level 6 Unit 30
Writing Form: Persuasive Letter


Dear Mr. Henshaw
by Beverly Cleary
Leigh Botts and his favorite
author exchange letters.
Cat Running
by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
Cat Kinsey is the fastest runner in
her school, but her father won't
let her wear slacks for racing.


by Lloyd Alexander
Two teenagers try to help a king
manipulated by an unscrupulous
chief minister.
Abel's Island
by William Steig
A mouse stranded on an island
tries to persuade his only
companion, a frog, to stay.


Nothing But the Truth
by Avi
People on both sides of a news
story try to convince others that
they are right.
Hook a Fish, Catch a
by Jean Craighead George
Spinner wants to become a dancer
without disappointing her father.


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