The second graphic novel adaptation in the “I Survived” series follows Chet Roscow, who is starting to feel at home in his uncle’s New Jersey town. But shocking news of a shark attacking swimmers not far from there instills Chet with fear. When he spots a grey fin in the creek, he’s sure it’s his imagination... right?
160 pages 978-1338120943 Ages 7-12
Keywords: graphic novel, graphic historical fiction, survival, action/adventure, sharks, part of a series, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old, reluctant reader
A thrilling graphic novel adaptation of Lauren Tarshis's bestselling I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916, with text adapted by Georgia Ball and art by Haus Studio!
Chet Roscow is finally feeling at home in his uncle's little New Jersey town. He has three new friends, and they love cooling off in the creek on hot summer days.
But then comes shocking news: A massive shark has been attacking swimmers in the ocean along the Jersey Shore, not far from where Chet is staying. Fear is in the air.
So when Chet spots a gray fin in the creek, he's sure it's his imagination running wild. It's impossible he's about to come face-to-face with a killer shark... right?
Based on the real life events of the Jersey Shore shark attacks of 1916, this graphic novel brings Lauren Tarshis's New York Times bestselling I Survived series to vivid life. Perfect for readers who prefer the graphic novel format, or for existing fans of the I Survived chapter book series, these graphic novels combine historical facts with high-action storytelling that's sure to keep any reader turning the pages. Includes a nonfiction section at the back with historical photos and facts about the real-life shark attacks.