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The shark attacks of 1916 / by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.

Tarshis, Lauren. (Author). Dawson, Scott, (illustrator.).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J TARSHIS (I Survived) 2 (Text) 39206020443568 J Fiction Checked out 07/07/2018
Parke Co PL - Rockville J TAR (Text) 77612000023544 Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780545206884 (trade)
  • ISBN: 054520688X (trade)
  • ISBN: 9780545206952 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0545206952 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 87 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic, [2010]

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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:
007-010.
RL4.
610L Lexile
Decoding demand: 83 (very high) Semantic demand: 98 (very high) Syntactic demand: 86 (very high) Structure demand: 87 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Shark attacks > Juvenile fiction.
Shark attacks > New Jersey > Juvenile fiction.
Seashore > New Jersey > History > Juvenile fiction.
Shark attacks > Fiction.
Sharks > Fiction.
Adventure and adventurers > Fiction.
Sharks > Fiction.
Animal attacks > Fiction.
New Jersey > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Seashore > History > Fiction.
New Jersey > History > Fiction.
Seashore > New Jersey > History > Fiction.
New Jersey > History > Fiction.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
Adventure fiction.

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