The Bones of a King

Los huesos de un rey

The Bones of a King

The Bones of a King

The Bones of a King

The Bones of a King

The Bones of a King

Informational (nonfiction), 1,560 words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile 1060L

King Richard III ruled England over five hundred years ago, but researchers only recently found his grave under a parking lot in Leicester, England. In The Bones of a King, students will learn about the controversies surrounding Richard III's time on the throne, his death, and how he was later portrayed as well as how scientists confirmed the identity of the remains.