J.E.B. Stuart was a brilliant cavalryman of the Civil War. He was known as the joyous cavalier to the Confederate soldiers. His bravery and genius, combined with his flair for soldier fashion, made him a legendary figure in Civil War history. These popular readers include easy-to-read information, fun facts and trivia, humor, activities and a whole lot more. They are great for ages 7-12 (grades 2-6), because although simple, these readers have substance and really engage kids with their stories. They are great for social studies, meeting state and national curriculum standards, individual and group reading programs, centers, library programs, and have many other terrific educational uses.