The Attacks of September 11th, 2001 (I Survived, #6) Read Online Free - On the day that shocks the world, one boy just wants to find his family. A powerful addition to the gripping I SURVIVED series.
The only thing Lucas loves more than football is his Uncle Benny, his dad's best friend at the fire department where they both work. Benny taught Lucas everything about football. So when Lucas's parents decide the sport is too dangerous and he needs to quit, Lucas has to talk to his biggest fan.
So the next morning, Lucas takes the train to the city instead of the bus to school. It's a bright, beautiful day in New York. But just as Lucas arrives at his uncle's firehouse, everything changes -- and nothing will ever be the same again.
|Title||:||The Attacks of September 11th, 2001 (I Survived, #6)|
|Number of Pages||:||112 pages|
September 23, 2012
My son just turned 8 and does not enjoy fictitious books. He prefers facts about true events. I happened to see this book displayed at the library on Sept. 11th and grabbed it.
When we started reading it together, he was leary. By the end, he was wanting to research more on the internet.
October 09, 2017
A juvenile view of what happened during 9/11, this 6th installment in the I Survived series captures a horrific tragedy in striking power with historical fiction, but not to the point where it's too dark for middle-grade readers.
September 08, 2014
I avoided bringing this book home for my kids (who love the series) for the same reasons Lauren Tarshis explains she avoided writing it - "The memories of that day remain sharp and terrifying." I wanted to protect them from it. But I realized that this is history to them, just like the others in...
October 28, 2016
This brings back memories on 9/11.I really don`t recomend this for emotional new yorkers.I think this book is good for people that know noting about 9/11!I survived is a amazing series and i honesly tink Lauren Tarshis is a amazing auther.
January 10, 2017
this breath taking book shows the sacrifice of the men and women who risked and lost there lives to help those who needed it the most in the tragedy it really shows how it effected family's everyday life . this book is about a young boy Lucas who got a concussion and went into new York city to te...
July 23, 2012
Today’s 8- to 10-year olds weren’t alive the day the Towers came down, but are naturally curious about it. Tarshis helps them understand the events of the day through the eyes of 11-year-old Lucus, whose father and “Uncle” Benny are both members of the New York Fire Department, stationed less tha...
June 24, 2012
The attacks of September 11, 2001 are very personal to me. My brother, a veteran of the NYPD, was watching the beautiful blue sky, while waiting for his car to be fixed, when he heard the "All Call," to report to his precinct. He had to get his wife out of Manhattan and then go back to dig for su...
October 25, 2012
There is a boy, Noah, who loves football more than anything. He gets a concussion during practice and has to go to the doctor. The doctor told him to come back afetr three weeks. He whines and complains to his parents about how unfair it is that he has to be out of football for this long. After t...
September 08, 2017
Personal Response- This was a very good book. It changes subject a lot in random places, but other than that it is a great true story.
Plot- The main character Lucas loves to play football. Uncle Ben and Lucas went for a walk one day in downtown New York, when all of a sudden the first plane hit t...
December 16, 2016
The Attacks of September 11th, 2001, by Lauren Tarshis was a great book, explaining the life of someone who lived during the time of one of the most tragic events in U.S. history. Right when the first plane hit the first tower in the story, my heart started racing. The author really made it feel...