10 True Tales: Titanic
Eleven-year-old Billy Carter kneels down on the slanting deck of the Titanic and hugs his beloved dog - a tan and black Airedale. Can Billy save himself and his pet? Fifteen-year-old Edith Brown and her mother climb into Lifeboat 14. Edith begs her father to join them. Why won't he? Seventeen-year-old Jack Thayer looks over the side of the sinking Titanic and stares into the frigid sea. There are no lifeboats left. He knows he has to jump, but can he? These and other young people came from many walks of life. Now, on the night of April 14, 1912, they all face a life-or-death crisis aboard the Titanic. When the unthinkable occurs, can they survive?
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I love true stories and this series highlights the events of some real-life heroes to help readers get a better picture of different times in our history and events of their lifetime. Read accounts of people who were present during the civil rights movement, American soldiers during the wars of Iraq and Afghanistan, survivors of animal attacks, and FBI agents solving crimes. Each book features 10 true stories that give better understanding to the reader. Books range in length, 150 - 170+ pgs, pb. ~ Donna