Based on true events! It's the summer of 1916 and the Jersey shore is being terrorized by a Great White shark. Can 10-year-old Chet and his friends survive a swim in the local creek?

In the summer of 1916, ten year-old Chet Roscow is captivated by the local news: A great white shark has been attacking and killing people up and down the Atlantic coast, not far from Chet's hometown of Springfield, New Jersey.

Then one day, swimming with his friends, Chet sees something in the water ...
Hardcover, 112 pages
Published on September 1, 2010 by Scholastic Press
ISBN-10: 054520688X
ISBN-13: 9780545206884
74 Book Reviews
Add a Rating
to use your custom avatar.
  • lypetapahu
    lypetapahuTuesday, December 12, 2017 at 11:17 am55 stars
    i loved this book so much, and i love sharks.
    • iwillmissyouall
      iwillmissyouallWednesday, November 8, 2017 at 9:09 am55 stars
      i loved it 5 stars from me
      • brinsters101
        brinsters101Monday, May 15, 2017 at 10:58 am55 stars
        I liked this book because it was cool and fun to read and if you don't like bloodiness then I highly rec amend you don't read this book. Hope you like it.
        • monstergotcha
          monstergotchaMonday, May 15, 2017 at 8:34 am
          IT IS AWESOME!!!
          • brinsters101
            brinsters101Monday, May 15, 2017 at 10:59 am55 stars
            dude you don't just say IT IS AWESOME can you alliterate to this please.
          • monstergotcha
            monstergotchaMonday, May 15, 2017 at 8:33 am
            It is so awsome I loved it.
            • papertundra605
              papertundra605Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 6:29 pm55 stars
              it was'nt that scary but the pranks they did are scary
              • pickle65993621
                pickle65993621Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 10:13 am55 stars
                This was an awesome book
                • ready4anything
                  ready4anythingMonday, January 9, 2017 at 1:01 pm55 stars
                  This book is unforgettable! I will never forget it. It's scary but very good. Even though, I was terrified of sharks, I just couldn't stop reading.
                  • ramcconkey
                    ramcconkeyThursday, October 27, 2016 at 6:39 am
                    i love this seirs
                    • jjgalyon
                      jjgalyonThursday, October 27, 2016 at 6:38 am
                      i love this book

                      Recent Kids Book Reviews

                      Braelynn Nicole wrote:

                      This is an awesome book for kids...
                      How to Draw Emojis: A Step by St...

                      jtd wrote:

                      Best book series ever
                      Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 1

                      cool wrote:

                      this book is cool and the movie


                      Karen is facing some hard change...
                      It's Not the End of the World