Sharuko: Peruvian Archaeologist Julio C. Tello / Sharuko: El Arqueologo Peruano Julio C. Tello

ISBN-10: 0892394234
ISBN-13: 9780892394234
Author: Brown, Monica
Illustrated by: Chavarri, Elisa
Interest Level: 2-6
Publisher: Lee and Low

Publication Date: August 2020

Copyright: 2020

Page Count: 40

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Interest Level

Grades 2-6

Reading Level

Guided Reading: R
Lexile: 1050L
Accelerated Reader Level: 6.3
Accelerated Reader Points: 0.5

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage

JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Central & South America

At the age of twelve, Julio moved to Lima to continue his education. While in medical school, he discovered an article about the skulls he had found. The skulls had long ago been sent to Lima to be studied by scientists. The article renewed Julio's interest in his ancestry, and he decided to devote his medical skills to the study of Peru's Indigenous history.