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Surviving a shark attack : Bethany Hamilton / Katie Marsico.

Marsico, Katie, 1980- author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library J 921 HAM (Text) 33500013058896 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781541523531
  • ISBN: 1541523539
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Lerner Publications, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Surrounded by a sea of red -- Chapter 1. No warning signs in sight -- Chapter 2. Wounded in open water -- Chapter 3. Back to the beach -- Chapter 4. Life after the attack -- Surviving deadly situations -- Glossary -- Further information -- Index and photo acknowledgments.
Target Audience Note: Ages: 8-12.
Grades: 4 to 6.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 May #2
    The series They Survived (6 titles) quickly pulls readers into unfathomable situations overcome by individuals both past and present. A brief introduction will have kids holding their breath as they turn the pages to learn about these amazing individuals and the hardships they endured. A relaxing surfing practice turns into a fight for Bethany Hamilton's life in Surviving a Shark Attack, after a shark bites off most of Bethany's left arm. Told in a fast-paced, exciting tone and filled with well-chosen photographs, these titles afford readers a realistic glimpse into the lives of incredible individuals and will inspire them to face their own hardships with resilience and hope. Titles include pages detailing survival gear used, such as a sextant when navigating (Surviving Antarctica) and a hydration pack (Surviving a Canyon), as well as recommendations for surviving deadly situations. Grades 3-6. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: Hamilton, Bethany > Juvenile literature.
Hamilton, Bethany.
Women surfers > Hawaii > Kauai > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Surfers > Hawaii > Kauai > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Amputees > Hawaii > Kauai > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Shark attacks > Juvenile literature.
Amputees.
Shark attacks.
Surfers.
Women surfers.
Hawaii > Kauai.
Genre: Biography.
Juvenile works.

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