Fall '18

Escaping a Sinking Ship

From the Set Great Escapes in History

Engages readers with incredible stories of people who made daring escapes from sinking ships. Thousands of people on board fought for their lives as these ships sank to the depths of the ocean, and only some survived. Additional features include a Fast Facts spread, informative infographics, critical-thinking questions, a phonetic glossary, a selected bibliography, an index, information about the author, and sources for further research.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
$28.50 $19.95
$45.64 $31.95
  • Fast Facts
  • The RMS Titanic, 1912
  • The RMS Lusitania, 1915
  • The USS Arizona, 1941
  • The Wilhelm Gustloff, 1945
  • Think About It
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index
  • About the Author
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 910.4
Lexile 810
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level V
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Reinforced book, Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781503825291, 9781503830103
Copyright 2019, 2019
Number of Pages 32, 32
Dimensions 6.5 x 9, 6.5 x 9
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs

Author: Emily Rose Oachs

Emily Rose Oachs graduated as a member of Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Minnesota with a degree in communication studies. She has authored more than 50 nonfiction books for children and young adults on topics ranging from natural disasters and biomes to geography and history. She lives and writes in Los Angeles.