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Fastback Series by pearson learning

Fastback Series by pearson learningFastback Series



Many students get their first real taste of reading for pleasure when they pick up a Fastback. These 74 high-interest novels are quick to read at just 32 pages each. Choose any of the seven exciting sets or the whole series. SkillCheck Cards designed to build reading comprehension are available for each novel.

Reading Level 4-5, Interest Level 6-12.

Features and Benefits

  • Develops a love of reading as students choose from exciting themes such as Crime and Detection, Spy, Sports, Mystery, Romance, Horror, and Science Fiction.
  • Helps students monitor their reading comprehension.
  • Supports student choice and independent reading.

    Table of Contents

  • Crime and Detection

  • Beginner’s Luck
  • The Blind Alley
  • Fun World
  • Small-Town Beat
  • The Kid Who Sold Money
  • The Lottery Winner
  • No Loose Ends
  • Return Payment
  • Snowbound
  • The Setup

  • Sports

  • Claire
  • The Comeback
  • Game Day
  • Markers
  • The Kid with the Left Hook
  • Marathon
  • Redmond’s Shot
  • The Rookie
  • The Sure Thing
  • Turk

  • Mystery

  • Bill Waite’s Will
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Dawson’s City
  • The Diary
  • The Face that Stopped Time
  • A Game for Fools
  • The Good Luck Smiling Cat
  • The Intruder
  • Janie
  • Meeting at Joe’s
  • No Witnesses
  • Suspicion

  • Romance

  • Fifteen
  • For Always
  • The Girl in the Painting
  • Just Like Everyone Else
  • Maggie
  • Nobody Knows But Me
  • A Part of the Dream Survival Camp
  • Tomorrow!
  • Two Different Girls

  • Spy

  • The Cobra
  • Dangerous Waters
  • Double Exposure
  • Flight of the Sparrow
  • The Ham Who Cried Wolf
  • The Last Hand
  • The Legend
  • Pension Plan
  • The Search for El Cuchillo
  • The Trap

  • Horror

  • The Caller
  • The Disappearing Man
  • The Hearse
  • Live Bait
  • Night Games
  • No Power on Earth
  • The Lonely One
  • The Masterpiece
  • The MD’s Mistake
  • Night Ride
  • The Rare Shell
  • Tomb of Horror

  • Science Fiction

  • The Champion
  • Dateline: I.P.S.
  • Eden’s Daughter
  • The Flavorist
  • Hennesy’s Test
  • In the Zone
  • Just in Case
  • Sinking Ship
  • The Spotter
  • Vital Force



  • Fastback Series Complete Series (all 74 books) (9780130244611)
    Fastback Series Complete Series (all 74 books) (9780130244611)


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    Fastback Series by pearson learning