I survived the Japanese tsunami, 2011

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I survived the Japanese tsunami, 2011

Tarshis, Lauren, author.

New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., [2013]

83 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm.

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Visiting his dad's hometown in Japan four months after his father's death would be hard enough for Ben. But one morning the pain turns to fear. First, a massive earthquake rocks the quiet coastal village, nearly toppling his uncle's house. Then the ocean waters rise and Ben and his family are swept away by a terrible tsunami. Now Ben is alone, stranded in a strange country a million miles from home. Can he fight hard enough to survive one of the most epic disasters of all time?.

Lexile: 650L

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Children's FictionChildren's Fiction

1 copy available at Van Meter Public Library

ISBN:

978-0-545-45937-2 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-0-545-45937-2 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-0-606-32390-1 (hbk.)

ISBN:

978-0-606-32390-1 (hbk.)

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Tarshis, Lauren, author.

Title:

I survived the Japanese tsunami, 2011 / by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.

VaryingTitle:

The Japanese tsuname, 2011

Physical:

83 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm.

ContentType:

text rdacontent.

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia.

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier.

Series:

I survived.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Summary:

Visiting his dad's hometown in Japan four months after his father's death would be hard enough for Ben. But one morning the pain turns to fear. First, a massive earthquake rocks the quiet coastal village, nearly toppling his uncle's house. Then the ocean waters rise and Ben and his family are swept away by a terrible tsunami. Now Ben is alone, stranded in a strange country a million miles from home. Can he fight hard enough to survive one of the most epic disasters of all time?.

Target Audience:

Grade 4.

Target Audience:

2-4.

Target Audience:

650 Lexile.

Subject:

Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami, Japan, 2011--Fiction.

Subject:

Tsunamis--Japan--Fiction.

Subject:

Adventure and adventurers--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Dawson, Scott, illustrator.

SAE:PersonlName:

Tarshis, Lauren. I survived.

Call:

J F Tar

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