(Caramel Tree Readers, April 1, 2014)
The Caramel Tree Readers Level 6 is a delicious series of leveled readers for children ages 9 to 12. It contains a mix of classic story adaptations and new, original stories with approximately 7,000 words. This level contains multiple genres, including fantasy, sci-fi, realistic fiction, horror/suspense, and wacky fiction. The range of written styles, from more formal language to modern English, helps students develop fluency. Señor Alonso is an old retired farmer. He constantly reads adventure books about knights of honor and justice and soon starts to believe they are true. The old man changes his name to Don Quixote of La Mancha, the most famous knight in Spain. He takes his loyal servant, Sancho, with him on many failed adventures but finds redemption in the cleverly devised plan of his loyal house servants.