On Board the Titanic by Shelley Tanaka audiobook

On Board the Titanic: What It Was Like When the Great Liner Sank

By Shelley Tanaka
Read by Terry Bregy

Blackstone Publishing

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781609987039

  • ISBN: 9780981489018

  • ISBN: 9780792787662

Runtime: 0.81 Hours
Category: Fiction
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English

Summary

Summary

Travel back in time to the fateful maiden voyage of the majestic Titanic in this compelling narrative. Told through the eyes of two young survivors, seventeen-year-old Jack Thayer and twenty-two-year-old Harold Bride, this thrilling account vividly recreates the night the world's most famous passenger ship sank to the bottom of the icy Atlantic.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Told with authority and immediacy.” Globe and Mail
“The tragic story of the ship that was supposed to be indestructible holds up well in this new telling.” Booklist
“Tanaka’s book will serve as an attractive introduction to a popular topic.” School Library Journal
“Tanaka’s text addresses issues that contributed to the disaster such as poor seamanship and corporate and community policy decisions adequately enough to answer most questions likely to be raised by the target audience.”  Children’s Literature
“Clean and vivid…sure to appeal to kids.” Quill and Quire

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Reviews

Author

Author Bio: Shelley Tanaka

Author Bio: Shelley Tanaka

Shelley Tanaka is an award-winning children’s book author and editor. She is the author of Amelia Earhart and Mummies: The Newest, Coolest & Creepiest from Around the World, as well as several other books in the I Was There series. She lives in Kingston, Ontario.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, Playaway
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 0.81
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English