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I survived the shark attacks of 1916 / by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.

Tarshis, Lauren. (Author). Dawson, Scott, (illustrator.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780545414876 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0545414873 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (87 pages) : illustrations.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic, ©2010.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
In July, 1916, Chet Roscow is fascinated by news accounts of the great white shark said to be attacking people along the New Jersey shore not far from his home, but when he goes swimming in Matawan Creek he discovers the truth of the stories.
Target Audience Note:
Reading grade level 4.
610 Lexile.
Subject: Shark attacks > Juvenile fiction.
Shark attacks > New Jersey > Juvenile fiction.
Seashore > New Jersey > History > Juvenile fiction.
New Jersey > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Shark attacks > Fiction.
Sharks > Fiction.
Seashore > Fiction.
New Jersey > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Adventure and adventurers > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Marine Life.
20th Century.
Survival Stories.
Genre: Electronic books.
Adventure fiction.

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