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I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912

I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912

Series: I Survived (Book #1)
by Lauren Tarshis Illustrated by Scott Dawson

Ten-year-old George Calder can't believe his luck: He and his little sister, Phoebe, are on the famous Titanic, crossing the ocean with their aunt Daisy. The ship is full of exciting places to explore, but when George ventures into the first class storage cabin, a terrible boom shakes the entire boat. Suddenly, water is everywhere, and George's life changes forever.

Lauren Tarshis, the award-winning author of Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell Out of a Tree, brings history's most exciting and terrifying events to life in this fictional series. Readers will be transported by stories of amazing kids and how they survived. Includes black and white illustrations throughout.

An excellent pick for reluctant readers.

Ages
7, 8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 2 - 5
Guided Reading
Q
Book Type
Chapter Book
Genre
Adventure, Historical Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Lauren Tarshis Lauren Tarshis is the editor of Scholastic's Storyworks magazine and the author of the I Survived series and the critically acclaimed novels "Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell out of a Tree" and "Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell in Love."
Scott Dawson Scott Dawson is an illustrator of books in the "I Survived" series.

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