Cover image for Titanic
Title:
Titanic
Author:
Osborne, Will.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Random House, 2002.
Physical Description:
135 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Summary:
Explores the history of the steamship Titanic, from Thomas Andrews' plans for "the safest ship on the ocean" to the lingering questions concerning its disastrous maiden voyage in 1912.
General Note:
"A stepping stone book."
Language:
English
Contents:
The biggest ship in the world -- Sailing day -- Life on the Titanic -- Iceberg! -- Into the lifeboats -- The Titanic sinks -- Rescue -- Lessons from the Titanic.
Reading Level:
680 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 5.1 1.0 61528.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 3.2 4 Quiz: 31820 Guided reading level: M.
ISBN:
9780375813573

9780375913570
Format :
Book

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The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Getting the facts behind the fiction has never looked better.

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When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #17: Tonight on the Titanic, they had lots of questions. How many people were aboard the Titanic? Why weren't there enough lifeboats for all the passengers? How did this "unsinkable" ship sink? What lessons can we learn from the tragedy? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

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Author Notes

Mary Pope Osborne was born in Fort Sill, Oklahoma on May 20, 1949. She grew up in a military family, and by the time she was 15 she had lived in Oklahoma, Austria, Florida, and four different army posts in Virginia and North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she majored in religion. After graduation, she traveled around Europe and Asia. Before becoming an author, she worked as a window dresser, a medical assistant, a Russian travel consultant, a waitress, an acting teacher, a bartender, and an assistant editor for a children's magazine.

Her first book, Run, Run as Fast as You Can, was published in 1982. She is the author of the Magic Tree House series and the Merlin Missions series. Her husband, actor Will Osborne, helps her write the nonfiction companion series, Magic Tree House Research Guides. Her other books include The Deadly Power of Medusa, Jason and the Argonauts, Haunted Waters, and Moonhorse.

(Bowker Author Biography)