I Survived: True Stories by Lauren Tarshis. It is part of her I Survived series in which each book tells a terrifying and thrilling story from history, through the eyes of a boy who lived to tell the tale.
At the heart of each story is a nonfiction article about a fascinating and exciting topic from history or science. I Survived: True Stories tells these tales of natural and man- made disasters from both historical and contemporary times, including:
- The Children's Blizzard of 1888
- The Titanic, 1912
- The Great Boston Molasses Flood, 1919
- The Japanese Tsunami, 2011
- The Henryville Tornado, 2012