I Survived the Attacks of September 11, 2001 (Graphic Novel)

Author:   Lauren Tarshis ,  lvaro Sarraseca
Publisher:   Scholastic US
ISBN:  

9781338680485


Pages:   160
Publication Date:   02 September 2021
Recommended Age:   From 09 to 12 years
Format:   Paperback
Availability:   In Print   Availability explained
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A gripping graphic novel adaptation of Lauren Tarshis's bestselling I Survived the Attacks of September 11, 2001, in time for the 20th anniversary of 9/11. The only thing Lucas loves more than football is his Uncle Benny, his dad's best friend at the fire department where they both work. Benny taught Lucas everything about football. So when Lucas's parents decide the sport is too dangerous and he needs to quit, Lucas has to talk to his biggest fan. The next morning, Lucas takes the train to the city instead of the bus to school. It's a bright, beautiful day in New York. But just as Lucas arrives at his uncle's firehouse, everything changes - and nothing will ever be the same again. Lauren Tarshis's New York Times bestselling I Survived series comes to vivid life in bold graphic novels. Perfect for readers who prefer the graphic novel format, or for existing fans of the I Survived chapter book series These graphic novels combine historical facts with high-action storytelling that's sure to keep any reader turning the pages Includes a non-fiction section at the back with facts and photos about the real-life event.

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Author:   Lauren Tarshis ,  lvaro Sarraseca
Publisher:   Scholastic US
Imprint:   Scholastic US
Dimensions:   Width: 15.90cm , Height: 1.10cm , Length: 22.70cm
Weight:   0.360kg
ISBN:  

9781338680485


ISBN 10:   133868048
Pages:   160
Publication Date:   02 September 2021
Recommended Age:   From 09 to 12 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  Children / Juvenile
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   In Print   Availability explained
This item will be ordered in for you from one of our suppliers. Upon receipt, we will promptly dispatch it out to you. For in store availability, please contact us.

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Praise for I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 (I Survived Graphic Novel #1): The first installment of Tarshis' sprawling prose disaster oeuvre for young readers is reimagined in visually interesting full-color comic panels that support its recognizable thrilling pace and convenient twists. Many of the most exciting scenes are largely wordless, spotlighting the propulsive action amid growing tensions. A fresh and interesting adaptation, making for an easy crowd pleaser. -- Kirkus ReviewsDark, subdued, inky art sets a somber tone, while a parade of mostly small panels builds suspense and promises to engage readers. -- School Library JournalPraise for Lauren Tarshis's I Survived chapter books: Praise for I Survived the American Revolution, 1776: Tarshis successfully blends historical fact with an involving narrative. -- School Library JournalPraise for I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79: Tarshis serves up another gripping adventure... with the light-speed pacing and death-defying maneuvering fans have come to expect. -- BooklistPraise for I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863: Informative and breathlessly paced. -- Kirkus ReviewsPraise for I Survived the Attacks of September 11, 2001: [Tarshis] crafts a dramatic, emotionally intense tale that takes account of 9/11's physical and emotional costs -- short- and long-term -- while ending on an upward beat. -- Kirkus ReviewsPraise for I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005: Expressive illustrations capture the drama of the storm and its aftermath, but the book's real power comes from its exploration of what it means to be a hero. -- BooklistPraise for I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916: A gripping story that will hold the interest of reluctant readers. -- School Library JournalPraise for I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912: The fast pace and intrinsically fascinating disaster story will keep readers turning the pages. -- Kirkus Reviews


Praise for I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 (I Survived Graphic Novel #1): The first installment of Tarshis' sprawling prose disaster oeuvre for young readers is reimagined in visually interesting full-color comic panels that support its recognizable thrilling pace and convenient twists. Many of the most exciting scenes are largely wordless, spotlighting the propulsive action amid growing tensions. A fresh and interesting adaptation, making for an easy crowd pleaser. -- Kirkus Reviews Dark, subdued, inky art sets a somber tone, while a parade of mostly small panels builds suspense and promises to engage readers. -- School Library Journal Praise for Lauren Tarshis's I Survived chapter books: Praise for I Survived the American Revolution, 1776: Tarshis successfully blends historical fact with an involving narrative. -- School Library Journal Praise for I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79: Tarshis serves up another gripping adventure... with the light-speed pacing and death-defying maneuvering fans have come to expect. -- Booklist Praise for I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863: Informative and breathlessly paced. -- Kirkus Reviews Praise for I Survived the Attacks of September 11, 2001: [Tarshis] crafts a dramatic, emotionally intense tale that takes account of 9/11's physical and emotional costs -- short- and long-term -- while ending on an upward beat. -- Kirkus Reviews Praise for I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005: Expressive illustrations capture the drama of the storm and its aftermath, but the book's real power comes from its exploration of what it means to be a hero. -- Booklist Praise for I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916: A gripping story that will hold the interest of reluctant readers. -- School Library Journal Praise for I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912: The fast pace and intrinsically fascinating disaster story will keep readers turning the pages. -- Kirkus Reviews


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Corey Egbert is a children's illustrator and author based in rural Virginia. He believes in telling imaginative, funny, and touching stories that empower kids to make their world better. He studied at Snow College, Southern Virginia University, and Syracuse University. Corey lives with his wife, son, and two cats in a little house by the woods. Visit him online at coreyegbert.com. Lauren Tarshis's New York Times bestselling I Survived series tells stories of young people and their resilience and strength in the midst of unimaginable disasters and times of turmoil. Lauren has brought her signature warmth and exhaustive research to topics such as the battle of D-Day, the American Revolution, Hurricane Katrina, the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and other world events. She lives in Connecticut with her family, and can be found online at laurentarshis.com.

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