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The most terrifying events in history are brought vividly to life in this new fictional series!
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Book 1
I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912
Lauren Tarshis - Jun 01, 2010
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The most terrifying events in history are brought vividly to life in this New York Times-bestselling series!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 firs...
Book 2
I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916
The Shark Attacks of 1916
Lauren Tarshis - Sep 01, 2010
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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?Chet Roscow is finally feeling at home in Elm Hills, New Jersey. He has a job with his uncle Jerry at the local diner, three great friends, and the perfect summertime d...
Book 3
I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Lauren Tarshis - Mar 01, 2011
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The horror of Hurricane Katrina is brought vividly to life in this fictional account of a boy, a dog, and the storm of the century.Barry's family tries to evacuate before Hurricane Katrina hits their home in New Orleans. But when Barry's little sister gets terribly sick, they're forced to stay home and wait out the storm.At first, Katrina doesn't s...
Book 4
I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941
Lauren Tarshis - Oct 01, 2011
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70 years later, the bombing of Pearl Harbor comes to life for a new generation of readers!History's most terrifying moments are brought vividly to life in the action-packed fictional I SURVIVED series! Do you have what it takes to survive ... the bombing of Pearl Harbor?Eleven-year-old Danny Crane is alone on his favorite beach in Hawaii when the w...
Book 5
I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake, 1906
Lauren Tarshis - Mar 01, 2012
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The terrifying details of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake jump off the page!Ten-year-old Leo loves being a newsboy in San Francisco -- not only does he get to make some money to help his family, he's free to explore the amazing, hilly city as it changes and grows with the new century. Horse-drawn carriages share the streets with shiny new automob...
Book 6
I Survived the Attacks of September 11th, 2001
Lauren Tarshis - Jul 01, 2012
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On the day that shocks the world, one boy just wants to find his family. 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 ...
Book 7
I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863
Lauren Tarshis - Feb 01, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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The bloodiest battle in American history is under way . . .It's 1863, and Thomas and his little sister, Birdie, have fled the farm where they were born and raised as slaves. Following the North Star, looking for freedom, they soon cross paths with a Union soldier. Everything changes: Corporal Henry Green brings Thomas and Birdie back to his regimen...
Book 8
I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011
Lauren Tarshis - Aug 27, 2013
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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 p...
Book 9
I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944
Lauren Tarshis - Feb 25, 2014
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One of the darkest periods in history...In a Jewish ghetto, Max Rosen and his sister Zena struggle to live after their father is taken away by the Nazis. With barely enough food to survive, the siblings make a daring escape from Nazi soldiers into the nearby forest.Max and Zena are brought to a safe camp by Jewish resistance fighters. But soon, bom...
Book 10
I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79
Lauren Tarshis - Aug 26, 2014
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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 scienc...
Book 11
I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871
Lauren Tarshis - Feb 24, 2015
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Could an entire city really burn to the ground?Oscar Starling never wanted to come to Chicago. But then Oscar finds himself not just in the heart of the big city, but in the middle of a terrible fire! No one knows exactly how it began, but one thing is clear: Chicago is like a giant powder keg about to explode.An army of firemen is trying to help, ...
I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived the Hindenburg Disaster, 1937 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived the American Revolution, 1776 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived the Children’s Blizzard, 1888 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived the Battle of D-Day, 1944 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived The Great Molasses Flood, 1919 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived the California Wildfires, 2018 by Lauren Tarshis