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. Lauren has brought her signature warmth and exhaustive research to topics such as the September 11 attacks, the destruction of Pompeii, Hurricane Katrina, and the bombing of Pearl Harbor, among others. She lives in Connecticut with her family, and can be found online at laurentarshis.com.
Praise for I Survived True Stories: Five Epic Disasters: The narratives are factual yet still lively and suspenseful enough to hook readers. Ideal for a high-interest pick or a read-aloud for older students. -- School Library JournalPraise for I Survived True Stories: Tornado Terror!: This high-interest addition to an already beloved series is a no-brainer for elementary school libraries. -- School Library Journal