Award-winning author Deborah Hopkinson pieces together the harrowing, tragic story of the TITANIC in this Sibert Honor volume. Now in paperback!
In this award-winning book, critically acclaimed author Deborah Hopkinson weaves together the voices and stories of real TITANIC survivors and witnesses to the disaster — from the stewardess Violet Jessop to Captain Arthur Rostron of the CARPATHIA, who came to the rescue of the sinking ship. Packed with heartstopping action, devastating drama, fascinating historical details, loads of archival photographs on almost every page, quotes from primary sources, and painstaking back matter, this gripping story, which follows the TITANIC and its passengers from the ship’s celebrated launch at Belfast to her cataclysmic icy end, is sure to thrill and move readers.
- Publisher : Scholastic Focus
- Language : English
- Paperback : 304 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0545116759
- ISBN-13 : 978-0545116756
- Reading age : 8 – 12 years
- Grade level : 3 – 7
- Item Weight : 8.8 ounces
- Dimensions : 5.5 x 0.75 x 8.25 inches
- Best Sellers Rank: #393,656 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
- #229 in Children’s Boats & Ships Books (Books)
- #2,850 in Children’s History
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