Nature Attacks I Survived True Stories 2

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545853408
Release Date: 2015-09-29
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

REAL KIDS. REAL DISASTERS. The author of the New York Times-bestselling I Survived series brings us more harrowing true stories of real kids up against terrible forces of nature. From fourteen-year-old lone survivor of the shark attacks of 1916, to nine-year-old who survived the Peshtigo fire of 1871 (which took place on the very same day in history as the Great Chicago Fire!), here are four unforgettable survivors who managed to beat the odds. Read their incredible stories: The Deadly Shark Attacks of 1916 The Great Peshtigo Fire of 1871 A Venomous Box Jellyfish Attack The Eruption of Mount Tambora

I Survived True Stories Five Epic Disasters

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Incorporated
ISBN: 0545782244
Release Date: 2014-09-30
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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. I Survived is the New York Times bestselling historical fiction series that keeps readers on the edge of their seats. Now author Lauren Tarshis brings them 5 true stories in a narrative nonfiction companion that explores the real names behind history's greatest disasters. Including: Into the Black Water: The Titanic, 1912 The Wave: The Japanese Tsunami, 2011 Out of the Tornado: Henryville, Indiana, 2013 The Great Molasses Flood of 1919 In the Path of the Avalanche!

Tornado Terror I Survived True Stories 3

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545919449
Release Date: 2017-02-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Tri-State Tornado of 1925 was the deadliest tornado strike in American history, tearing through three states and killing 700 people. The Joplin Tornado of 2011 was a mile-wide monster that destroyed heart of a vibrant city. The true stories of these two events plus fascinating facts, profiles of tornado scientists and storm chasers create a unique and thrilling nonfiction read, by the author of the New York Times bestselling I Survived series.

I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 I Survived 2

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545414873
Release Date: 2011-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Based on true events! It's the summer of 1916 and the Jersey shore is being terrorized by a Great White shark. Can 10-year-old Chet and his friends survive a swim in the local creek? In the summer of 1916, ten year-old Chet Roscow is captivated by the local news: a Great White shark has been attacking and killing people up and down the Atlantic Coast, not far from Chet's hometown of Springfield, New Jersey. Then one day, swimming with his friends, Chet sees something in the water. . .

I Survived the Nazi Invasion 1944 I Survived 9

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545633802
Release Date: 2014-02-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In one of the darkest periods in history, one boy struggles to survive... In this gripping new addition to the bestselling I SURVIVED series, a young Jewish boy escapes the ghetto and finds a group of resistance fighters in the forests of Poland. Does he have what it takes to survive the Nazis -- and fight back?

How to Survive a Sharknado and Other Unnatural Disasters

Author: Andrew Shaffer
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 9780553418149
Release Date: 2014-07-08
Genre: Humor

Sharks Are Flying at Your Head at 300 mph. How Will You Survive? In the apocalyptic world we live in, Mother Nature is angry. Danger waits at every turn, and catastrophes like the Los Angeles sharknados have taught us that we need to be ready for anything. Too many lives have already been lost. But fear not. How to Survive a Sharknado and Other Unnatural Disasters is the first and only comprehensive guide to surviving the very worst that Mother Nature can throw our way. Inside this life-saving reference, you’ll find: • Vital information about dozens of unnatural disasters and ungodly monsters that can injure, maim, or kill you, from arachnoquakes and ice twisters to piranhacondas and mega pythons; • Easy-to-understand survival tips for avoiding a bloody demise; • Inspirational words of wisdom from survivors, including Fin Shepard and April Wexler; • Useful resources, such as the Shepard Survival Assessment Test (S.S.A.T), and much more. With this essential book in hand, you too can be a hero who laughs in the face of calamity while saving friends and family. Or you can just avoid getting savagely ripped apart by a robocroc. Either way, you’ve been warned. Now be prepared. Sharknado 2: The Second One premieres July 30 at 9/8c on Syfy! From the Trade Paperback edition.

I Survived the Attacks of September 11th 2001 I Survived 6

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545442992
Release Date: 2012-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

On the day that shocks the world, one boy just wants to find his dad. A powerful addition to the gripping I SURVIVED series. The only thing Lucas loves more than football is his Uncle Benny, his dad's best friend at the fire department where they both work. Benny taught Lucas everything about football. So when Lucas's parents decide the sport is too dangerous and he needs to quit, Lucas has to talk to his biggest fan. So the next morning, Lucas takes the train to the city instead of the bus to school. It's a bright, beautiful day in New York. But just as Lucas arrives at his uncle's firehouse, everything changes -- and nothing will ever be the same again.

I Survived Collection 1

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545668668
Release Date: 2013-10-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The thrilling first four books in the bestselling I SURVIVED series! Includes I SURVIVED THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC, 1912, I SURVIVED THE SHARK ATTACKS OF 1916, I SURVIVED HURRICAN KATRINA, 2005, and I SURVIVED THE BOMBING OF PEARL HARBOR, 1944.

Mark of the Grizzly

Author: Scott Mcmillion
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762777402
Release Date: 2011-11-08
Genre: Nature

A must-read about these magnificent but sometimes deadly creatures—thoroughly revised, expanded, and updated

I Survived the Japanese Tsunami 2011 I Survived 8

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545560108
Release Date: 2013-08-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The disaster felt around the world . . . Visiting his dad's hometown in Japan four months after his father's death would be hard enough for Ben. But one morning the pain turns to fear: first, a massive earthquake rocks the quiet coastal village, nearly toppling his uncle's house. Then the ocean waters rise and Ben and his family are swept away-and pulled apart-by a terrible tsunami. Now Ben is alone, stranded in a strange country a million miles from home. Can he fight hard enough to survive one of the most epic disasters of all time?

I Survived the American Revolution 1776 I Survived 15

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545919753
Release Date: 2017-08-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Bestselling author Lauren Tarshis tackles the American Revolution in this latest installment of the groundbreaking, New York Times bestselling I Survived series. British soldiers were everywhere. There was no escape. Nathaniel Fox never imagined he'd find himself in the middle of a blood-soaked battlefield, fighting for his life. He was only eleven years old! He'd barely paid attention to the troubles between America and England. How could he, while being worked to the bone by his cruel uncle, Uriah Storch? But when his uncle's rage forces him to flee the only home he knows, Nate is suddenly propelled toward a thrilling and dangerous journey into the heart of the Revolutionary War. He finds himself in New York City on the brink of what will be the biggest battle yet.

Steve Jobs

Author: Nick Hunter
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781484611340
Release Date: 2014-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

How has Apple Inc. come to dominate the technology industry? This book looks at the life of Steve Jobs, with a focus on how he became successful.

I Survived the Children s Blizzard 1888 I Survived 16

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545919791
Release Date: 2018-02-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Bestselling author Lauren Tarshis tackles the Children's Blizzard of 1888 in this latest installment of the groundbreaking, New York Times bestselling I Survived series.

I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii AD 79 I Survived 10

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545662864
Release Date: 2014-08-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The beast beneath the mountain is restless... No one in the bustling city of Pompeii worries when the ground trembles beneath their feet. The beast under the mountain Vesuvius, high above the city, wakes up angry sometimes -- and always goes back to sleep. But Marcus is afraid. He knows something is terribly wrong -- and his father, who trusts science more than mythical beasts, agrees. When Vesuvius explodes into a cloud of fiery ash and rocks fall from the sky like rain, will they have time to escape -- and survive the epic destruction of Pompeii?

I Survived the Hindenburg Disaster 1937 I Survived 13

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545658515
Release Date: 2016-02-23
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

New York Times bestselling author Lauren Tarshis provides a birds-eye view of one of America's most ghastly accidents ever be captured on film, the Hindenburg Disaster of 1937.