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Author Tarshis, Lauren, author.
Title I survived the Galveston Hurricane, 1900 / Lauren Tarshis.
Pub Info Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2021]
book jacket
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J PLAYAWAY TARSHIS     DUE 12-03-22
 Edgartown-Children Coll.  J PLAYAWAY TAR     AVAILABLE
 Oak Bluffs-Children's  J PLAYAWAY TARSHIS     DUE 11-30-22
Edition Unabridged.
Descript 1 audio media player (2 hr., 5 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
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Series I survived
Tarshis, Lauren. I survived. Spoken word.
Note Title from Playaway label.
Release date supplied by publisher.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
Originally published by Scholastic ℗2021
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
Performer Performed by Michael Gallagher.
Summary The city of Galveston, Texas, was booming. Perched on an island off the southern coast of Texas, Galveston had been founded in the 1830s. By 1900, it was Texas's richest and most important city. Boats loaded up with American cotton and wheat steamed from Galveston to countries around the world. Arriving ships were crowded with immigrants. The streets, paved with crushed oyster shells, sparkled like they'd been sprinkled with diamonds. True, this glittering city was prone to flooding. But just a few years before, a weather forecaster had said the idea of a hurricane striking Galveston was absurd. So when a storm started brewing on September 8, 1900, no one believed it would be any worse than previous storms. They gathered on the beach to cheer on the wild waves. But what started as entertainment soon turned into a nightmare as those wild waves crashed into the city. By morning, hundreds of homes were destroyed. Eight thousand people were dead. The city had all but disappeared. In this thrilling installment of Lauren Tarshis's New York Times bestselling I Survived series, one child finds safety only to head back into the treacherous waters to make sure his neighbors are safe.
Subject Hurricanes -- Texas -- Galveston -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Floods -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Survival -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Hurricane damage -- Juvenile fiction.
Galveston (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Action and adventure fiction.
Historical fiction.
Children's audiobooks.
Add Author Gallagher, Michael (Audiobook narrator), narrator.
Playaway Digital Audio.
Findaway World, LLC.
Alt Title Galveston Hurricane, 1900
ISBN 9781667034409
Music # 42506 Findaway World
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