Wild Bill Hickok was a legendary gunfighter and marshal of the Wild West. He had a tendency to embellish his gun-fighting stories with fiction. His reputation across America gained him huge popularity. 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.