I Survived Series

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Series Books (18 books)

1
I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912

I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912

By Lauren Tarshis
4.29
176 ratings233 reviews
  • 5kcoumerilh
    5kcoumerilh44 stars
    March.This book is about a boy named George that gets to go on the Titanic! He is finding all sorts of cool things to do on the big ship (but he always gets in trouble for them) like sliding down the main staircase banister or going to the 1st class baggage room to get a peek of an ancient prinnc...
2
I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916

I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916

By Lauren Tarshis
4.43
60 ratings85 reviews
  • shantzj
    shantzj55 stars
    This was another great book from the series "I Survived,". In the story Chet lives with his uncle Jerry and helps with the diner that his uncle works at. And he was finally was starting to make friends in his new home. While he was eating breakfast he saw Dewey, Sid, and Monty walking in to the ...
3
I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005

I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005

By Lauren Tarshis
4.56
54 ratings67 reviews
  • savv0100
    I read a book last year, about the great Chicago fire. As I was reading this book, i realized that it's very similar because they both are 11 years old and worry about the same things like family, friends, their home, etc. The main character is 11 year Barry Tuckers is with his friend on his por...
4
I Survived #4: I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941

I Survived #4: I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941

By Lauren Tarshis
4.53
32 ratings53 reviews
  • savv0100
    savv010055 stars
    I've seen lots of articles about this incident and have even written about it. This book is about 11 year- old Danny and his mom getting a job in Hawaii. Danny was at the beach talking to a man when the bombing of pearl harbor first started. Everyone started running from the shooters on land exce...
5
I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 (I Survived #5)

I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 (I Survived #5)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.5
22 ratings31 reviews
  • mclark2020
    mclark202044 stars
    This book lets the reader really get to know the main character Leo. The readers really bond and cheer for Leo as he struggles with bullies, the results of a horrible earthquake and keeping his values. I gave this story four stars because the story is suspenseful keeps the reader interested the...
6
I Survived #6: I Survived the Attacks of September 11th, 2001

I Survived #6: I Survived the Attacks of September 11th, 2001

By Lauren Tarshis
4.49
67 ratings132 reviews
  • felicisowl
    felicisowl44 stars
    To be honest, I absolutely love the I Survived series. The whole series is basically in the point of view of a person who survived a war, a horrible event, a terrorism attack, etc. It's basically a history book, but it sounds like a narrative and it's really to-the-point. This book is about L...
7
I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863 (I Survived #7)

I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863 (I Survived #7)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.3
10 ratings19 reviews
  • nonstopreader
    I love this series! I am always excited when a new one comes out. This book focuses on the Civil War's bloodiest battle, Gettysburg. I enjoy reading and learning about the Civil War and it's battles. Recently I went to a Civil War reenactment to see the people reenact the battle of Bull Run (Su...
8
I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011 (I Survived #8)

I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011 (I Survived #8)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.32
22 ratings30 reviews
  • ajg16
    ajg1644 stars
    Ben is staying in Japan in a town called Shogahama. It's where Ben's dad grew up. His parents announced they would be going on the trip but a few months after the announcement his father died in a car accident. Now they are going the trip without him and are going to stay with an Ojisan (uncle in...
9
I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944 (I Survived #9)

I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944 (I Survived #9)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.46
28 ratings43 reviews
  • betbetking
    betbetking55 stars
    This book features 11-year-old Max and his 9-year-old sister Zena, whose lives in a quiet Polish town are shattered by the invasion of Hitler's Nazi troops. Like millions of Jews across Europe, Max, Zena and their father are imprisoned in a “ghetto,” a crumbling neighborhood surrounded by barbed ...
10
I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79

I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79

By Lauren Tarshis
4.08
24 ratings24 reviews
  • Stephen
    This exciting, fun-filled, adventurous story depicts a boy named Marcus and his father's life in Pompeii. Marcus is afraid when the ground trembles one day and asks his father what he thinks. His father agrees and soon after Mount Vesuvius erupts. Marcus and his father have to face a life-threate...
11
I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871 (I Survived #11)

I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871 (I Survived #11)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.48
60 ratings108 reviews
  • mwyso13579
    mwyso1357944 stars
    This book is about a little boy named Oscar who is trying to survive in a fire, as many people know, the Great Chicago Fire.of 1871. The story line as for someone stealing Oscar's luggage, is revealed to be an orphan raising her brother, just 2 years old, as they are fighting for their lives. I f...
12
I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011 (I Survived #12)

I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011 (I Survived #12)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.33
43 ratings72 reviews
  • ajg16
    ajg1644 stars
    Dexter is eleven and has ALWAYS wanted to see a tornado and he loves watching storm chasers on Tv. When Dr. Norman Gage almost hits him in it his van he invites Dexter to go along on a ride to possibly see tornado form. What nobody knows is it's going to be the deadliest tornado in America in fif...
13
I Survived the Hindenburg Disaster, 1937 (I Survived #13)

I Survived the Hindenburg Disaster, 1937 (I Survived #13)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.69
51 ratings111 reviews
  • bibliophile
    This adventurous book got me hooked!! So I read of the books from the series (here and there) because mu younger brother thought we should discuss some main important concepts... And I finally decided that I should just read the whole series in one sitting... So that's what I did... And after I ...
14
I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 (I Survived #14)

I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 (I Survived #14)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.33
12 ratings14 reviews
  • rolchaw11
    rolchaw1122 stars
    Jessie finds herself in the middle of the deadliest volcanic eruption in U.S. history. Trapped on the mountain, she must escape clouds of poisonous gas, and bowling rivers to get back home safely. i didn't really make a connection to this book because I never experienced a volcanic eruption the r...
15
I Survived the American Revolution, 1776

I Survived the American Revolution, 1776

By Lauren Tarshis
4.89
18 ratings34 reviews
  • brodudemanthing
    Do you like book reading books about the revolutionary war? If so, I recommend this book. It is about a boy who runs away and almost gets killed. He meets a lot of people that are nice. He helps out by digging trenches and carrying water buckets. He also helps during the fight when someone d...
16
I Survived the Children’s Blizzard, 1888 (I Survived #16)

I Survived the Children’s Blizzard, 1888 (I Survived #16)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.67
18 ratings36 reviews
  • mybooksandi
    mybooksandi55 stars
    “A deadly blizzard raged across the prairie, and eleven-year-old John Hale was trapped in a frozen nightmare.” I Survived; The Children’s Blizzard, 1888 is a beautiful masterpiece. I am a huge fan of Historical Fiction. Give me anything Historical fiction and I will surely read it on the spot....
17
I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967 (I Survived #17)

I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967 (I Survived #17)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.4
5 ratings7 reviews
  • mary_soccer14
    This book is about a girl who goes with her grandpa and brother to a cabin in Glacier National Park. She was going to put their campfire out and go in after her grandpa and brother. She put the fire out and was about to head in when she heard a low growl. She turned and saw a tall, skinny grizzly...
18
I Survived the Battle of D-Day, 1944 (I Survived #18)

I Survived the Battle of D-Day, 1944 (I Survived #18)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.33
15 ratings45 reviews
  • nick21dogdo
    nick21dogdo55 stars
    I think that I Survived: The Battle of D-Day by Lauren Tarshis is a great book in my opinion and I recommend this book to people in fourth grade and above. I really like the way the author shows how life was like during World War 2 in a village in which Nazis have control of it. The story follows...