I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011

I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011

Book - 2013
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The disaster felt around the world . . .

Visiting his dad's hometown in Japan four months after his father's death would be hard enough for Ben. But one morning the pain turns to fear: first, a massive earthquake rocks the quiet coastal village, nearly toppling his uncle's house. Then the ocean waters rise and Ben and his family are swept away-and pulled apart-by a terrible tsunami.

Now Ben is alone, stranded in a strange country a million miles from home. Can he fight hard enough to survive one of the most epic disasters of all time?
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, c2013
ISBN: 9780545459372
0545459370
Characteristics: 83 p. :,ill., map. --
Additional Contributors: Dawson, Scott
Alternative Title: Japanese tsunami, 2011

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zaragabby7
Dec 21, 2016

OMG!!! This was like the best book i have everrrrrrrr read! Would totally recommend to all ages!!!!!

orange_dolphin_185 May 27, 2014

These I Survive books are really wonderful but they can also be a bit scary because it all deals with things which really happened.

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dabestpokemonfan
Nov 10, 2013

I bought it myself and I've got to say it's the best book in the series. Amazing book.

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Jan 13, 2015

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orange_dolphin_185 May 27, 2014

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orange_dolphin_185 May 27, 2014

This talks about a boy Ben who was separated from his family but then at the end he reunited with his familyThis Tsunami was one of the worst in the world .16000 died and at the time the book was written over 2500 people were missing.In the end Ben even gave up his food and water so other people would have it.

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orange_dolphin_185 May 27, 2014

The Japanese pride themselves on their gaman spirit.Which enabled the country to rebuild after this terrible event.

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