Level 8 Unit 6
Writing Form: Personal Narrative


Where the Lilies Bloom
by Vera and Bill Cleaver
A teenager remembers her struggle to keep her family together after her father's death.
  All Creatures Great and Small
by James Herriot
The true story of a country veterinarian.


No Pretty Pictures
by Anita Lobel
The children's author relates her family's wartime experiences.
  Black Star, Bright Dawn
by Scott O'Dell
An Inuit girl tells about her experience in the Iditarod dog sled race.


Out of the Dust
by Karen Hesse
In first-person free verse, a teenage girl relates her experiences in the Oklahoma panhandle.


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