The Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941

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Scholastic Inc., 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 86 pages
70 years later, the bombing of Pearl Harbor comes to life for a new generation of readers!

History's most terrifying moments are brought vividly to life in the action-packed fictional I SURVIVED series! Do you have what it takes to survive ... the bombing of Pearl Harbor?

Eleven-year-old Danny Crane is alone on his favorite beach in Hawaii when the world is torn apart and World War II officially hits the United States. Does he have what it takes to find his way home in the midst of the bombs, the smoke, and the destruction of the day that will live in infamy?

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Yet another "they all lived happily ever after" volume of I Survived. One of these days I'd love for Tarshis to acknowledge that PEOPLE DIE. Not the main character of course, but secondary characters. Read full review

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The main character’s name is Danny. He lives with his mom in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii 1941. Danny meets a little Japanese boy Aki. The next day hundreds of plans swarm Pearl Harbor. It was the Japanese ... Read full review

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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

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