Discover the story behind Sting, the mysterious warrior of WCW. The established and popular Dorling Kindersley Readers tag team with the WCW -- one of the hottest leagues in professional sports -- in this great addition to the series that is sure to get kids reading. Sting in the Tail is a Level 4 book intended for proficient readers and features stop-action photos that capture the excitement of World Championship Wrestling. Lively age-appropriate text and an eye-catching layout will hold a child's interest, while fostering early reading skills. These 48-page books about fascinating subjects like pirates, mummies, and volcanoes are for proficient readers who can understand a rich vocabulary and challenging sentence structure. In addition to the stunning photographs, informative sidebars, and glossary, readers will find archival photographs and paintings. Averaging 4,500 to 5,000 words in length, Level 4 books are 40 percent pictures and 40 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.Cynthia O'Neill is the author of 'DK Readers: Feel the Sting (Level 4: Proficient Readers)', published 2000 under ISBN 9780789467607 and ISBN 0789467607.