The disaster that shocked the world!
Reader Level 3
Author: Mark Dubowski
Published: January 24, 2012
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN 978 0756690823
About the book:
This Titanic Level 3 Reader tells a story of tragedy and courage from the Titanic's maiden voyage, which celebrates it's centennial in 2012. She was the biggest ship in the world and they said she was unsinkable...
DK Readers are part of a five-level highly pictorial reading scheme, with lively illustrations and engaging stories to encourage reading. Level 3 have a rich vocabulary, challenging sentence structure, additional information, an alphabetical glossary and index to build literacy skills - ideal for children who are just beginning to read alone. (from the publisher site http://www.dk.co.uk/nf/Book/BookDisplay/0,,9781405393348,00.html)
From the launching of the unsinkable vessel, the Titanic, to the journey and her tragic sinking and then to the discovery of the wreckage, Mark Dubowski takes the young reader back in time to the setting of the world's most memorable ocean tragedy. Full colour illustrations enrich the experience as young readers learn the details, from the size of the Titanic and her mechanics, to travellers and accommodations, and to the night of April 14, 1912. For the enthusiast and the curious, Titanic The Disaster that Shocked the World is brimming with colourful detail and accurate reference in this non-fiction book for children ages 7-9 years.
|a sample illustration from Titanic The Disaster That Shocked the World!|