#5: I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake, 1906  -     By: Lauren Tarshis
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Leo is 11 years old and lives in San Francisco where he works as a newspaper boy. He loves his job and the money that he earns, but his most prize possession is his grandfather's gold nugget. Worth more than anything he could earn at the newspaper stand, he will never sell it. . . until a group of boys beats him up and steals it. Leo and his friend Morris are determined to get the gold back, but before they can do anything, the 1906 San Francisco earthquake happens. With everything around him destroyed or burning, will he survive this devastating disaster? This fictionalized account is based on real events.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 112
Vendor: Scholastic Trade
Dimensions: 7.50 X 5.25 (inches)
ISBN: 0545206995
ISBN-13: 9780545206990
Ages: 7-10
Series: I Survived

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The terrifying details of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake jump off the page!

Ten-year-old Leo loves being a newsboy in San Francisco -- not only does he get to make some money to help his family, he's free to explore the amazing, hilly city as it changes and grows with the new century. Horse-drawn carriages share the streets with shiny new automobiles, new businesses and families move in every day from everywhere, and anything seems possible.

But early one spring morning, everything changes. Leo's world is shaken -- literally -- and he finds himself stranded in the middle of San Francisco as it crumbles and burns to the ground. Does Leo have what it takes to survive this devastating disaster?

The I SURVIVED series continues with another thrilling story of a boy caught in one of history's most terrifying disasters!

Author Bio

Lauren Tarshis is the editor of Scholastic’s Storyworks magazine and group editorial director for language arts for Scholastic classroom magazines, in addition to being the author of the I Survived series and the critically acclaimed novels Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell Out of a Tree and Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell in Love. She lives in Westport, Connecticut, and can be found online at www.laurentarshis.com.

Editorial Reviews

Praise for I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912:

"The fast pace and intrinsically fascinating disaster story will keep readers turning the pages." -- Kirkus

Praise for I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916:

"This is a gripping story that will hold the interest of reluctant readers." -- SLJ

Praise for I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005:

“Expressive illustrations capture the drama of the storm and its aftermath, but the book’s real power comes from its exploration of what it means to be a hero.” -- Booklist

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