This comprehensive packet is perfect for a study of historical fiction. The fast-paced, exciting story is a great introduction to the genre for young readers. Each chapter begins with a list of key vocabulary and definitions to aid students' comprehension as they read. There are a variety of questions following each chapter - recalling, thinking, connecting, evaluating, and predicting. There is a mid-book quiz as well as an end of the book quiz. A creative writing project for a culminating activity is also included!