Publication Date:October 21, 1977
Reading Level: Lexile Measure 810L, Scholastic Guided Reading Level T
Interest Level: Grades 4 - 8
Major Awards: 1978 Medal Winner
Number of Pages: 144 pages
Approximate Word Count: 30,450 words -- The average reader will spend 2 hours and 1 minutes reading Bridge to Terabithia at 250 words per minute.*
Audible Book Length: 3 hrs and 30 mins
Book Themes: Freindship, Family, Courage, Contrasting Regions: Lark Creek and Terabithia, Innocence, Transformation, Society and Class, Ambition
Genre: realistic fiction
Setting: a small town called Lark Creek in Virginia and Terabithia in the 1970s
It's like the smarter you are, the more things can scare you.
First Line: Ba-room, ba-room, ba-room, baripity, baripity, baripity, baripity.
Point of View: Third Person (Limited Omniscient) through Jess's perspective
*Estimate from Reading Length