Guys Read: True Stories

Guys Read: True Stories


Visiting the dentist—in ancient Egypt

Spending a night in the jungle—with giant tarantulas

Wrestling with a grizzly bear—and living to tell the tale

The fifth installment in the Guys Read Library of Great Reading features ten stories that are 100% amazing, 100% adventurous, 100% unbelievable—and 100% true. A star-studded group of award-winning nonfiction authors and journalists provides something for every reader, all aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Compiled and edited by real-life literature legend Jon Scieszka, Guys Read: True Stories is a mind-blowing collection of essays, biographies, travelogues, and more, all proving that the truth is most definitely out there.

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  • 01-Guys Read True Stories
    Duration: 01min
  • 02-Before We Begin
    Duration: 02min
  • 03-Sahara Shipwreck
    Duration: 41min
  • 04-Trantula Heaven
    Duration: 28min
  • 05-Hugh Glass
    Duration: 22min
  • 06-A Jumbo Story
    Duration: 46min
  • 07-Uni-verses
    Duration: 14min
  • 08-This Won't Hurt A Bit
    Duration: 28min
  • 09-A Pack of Brothers
    Duration: 37min
  • 10-Mojo, Moonshine and the Blues
    Duration: 30min
  • 11-A Cartoonist's Course
    Duration: 14min
  • 12-The River's Run
    Duration: 27min
  • 13-Credits
    Duration: 01min
  • sample
    Duration: 01min