Five Epic Disasters (I Survived True Stories #1) (1) (Book Summary)


Five Epic Disasters (I Survived True Stories #1) (1) (Book Summary)

The New York Times -bestselling I Survived series expands to include this thrilling nonfiction exploration of five true stories, from the Titanic to the Henryville Tornadoes. REAL KIDS. REAL DISASTERS.From the author of the New York Times -bestselling I Survived series come five harrowing true stories of survival, featuring real kids in the midst of epic disasters.From a group of students surviving the 9.0 earthquake that set off a historic tsunami in Japan, to a boy nearly frozen on the prairie in 1888, these unforgettable kids lived to tell tales of unimaginable destruction -- and, against all odds, survival.Read their incredible stories:The Children's Blizzard, 1888The Titanic Disaster, 1912The Great Boston Molasses Flood, 1919The Japanese Tsunami, 2011The Henryville Tornado, 2012

  • Author: Lauren Tarshis
  • Publisher: Scholastic Inc.; Illustrated edition (September 30, 2014)
  • Genre: Children's Books, History
  • ISBN: 978-0545782241
  • Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.7 x 8.1 inches