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Titanic: April 14, 1912 - Survival! - 0689813112

Title: Titanic: April 1912 Survival!
Authors: Kathleen Duey, Karen A. Bale
Publisher: Aladdin Paperbacks
Published: 1998
Format: Trade paperback, 176 pages
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0689813112
ISBN-13: 9780689813115

Book Description

Titanic: April 1912 New - Faced with natural disaster, ordinary people find untapped depths of courage and compassion. Each book in this new series from the authors of the "American Diaries" series combine meticulously researched history and a fast-paced story of survival against incredible odds, sure to appeal to both girls and boys. On board the "Titanic", a young boy and his friend struggle to survive the greatest sea disaster of all time.

Publisher's Description

The Titanic -- April 14, 1912 Gavin Reilly is working in the Titanic's galley to earn his passage from Ireland to America. He can't wait to join his brother in New York. He has big dreams and bigger ambitions. Karolina Green is returning home to the States with her Aunt Rose after the death of her parents in England. She wants, more than anything, to mend her shattered life in New York.

On a calm, clear April night their hopes and dreams turn into a nightmare -- like those of hundreds of other passengers on the Titanic. Rich and poor, famous and unknown, the people aboard the Titanic find themselves at the mercy of a cold seathat even the greatest ship ever built can't conquer. Few will live to remember the disaster the world still can't forget -- will Gavin and Karolina be among the survivors?

Library of Congress Catalog Listing

LC control no.: 97038594
Type of material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
Personal name: Duey, Kathleen.
Main title: Titanic, April 14, 1912 / K. Duey and K.A. Bale.
Edition: 1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed.
Published/Created: New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, c1998.
Related names: Bale, Karen A.
Description: 175 p.; 19 cm.
ISBN: 0689813112 (pak.)
Summary: During the final hours aboard the Titanic on her ill-fated voyage in 1912, Gavin and Karolina attempt to help others and by so doing learn something about themselves.
Notes: "Ages 8-12"--cover p. [4].
Subjects: Titanic (Steamship) --Juvenile Fiction.
Titanic (Steamship) --Fiction.
Shipwrecks --Fiction.
Survival --Fiction.
Ocean liners --Fiction.
Series: Survival!; 1
Duey, Kathleen. Survival!; bk. 1.
LC classification: PZ7.D8694 Ti 1998
Dewey class no.: [Fic]


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