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I survived the destruction of Pompeii, AD 79 / by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.

Tarshis, Lauren, (author.). Dawson, Scott, (illustrator.).

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Homer Public Library J TAR 000121705 Children's Library -- Fiction Place on copy / volume Checked out 01/18/2022
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  • ISBN: 9780545459396
  • ISBN: 9780606360678
  • ISBN: 0606360670
  • Physical Description: 95 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, [2014]

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Summary, etc.:
In Pompeii in AD 79, eleven-year-old slave boy Marcus runs away with his father, who has been sold to become a gladiator, and they escape to Vesuvius, only to return to the city the following morning to warn the inhabitants of the coming eruption.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.1 2.0 169148.
Accelerated Reader MG 5.1 2.
Reading Counts 3-5 4.3 5.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.1 2.0 169148.
Reading Counts RC 4.3 5.0 64549.
Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 5.1 2.0 169148.
Subject: Eruption of Vesuvius (Italy : 79)
Survival > Fiction.
Time travel > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / Ancient Civilizations.
JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / Europe.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship.
Survival > Juvenile fiction.
Volcanic eruptions > Juvenile fiction.
Vesuvius (Italy) > Eruption, 79 > Juvenile fiction.
Vesuvius (Italy) > Eruption, 79 > Fiction.
Pompeii (Extinct city) > Fiction.
Italy > Vesuvius.
Pompeii (Extinct city) > Fiction.
Pompeii (Extinct city) > Social life and customs > Fiction.
Vesuvius (Italy) > Fiction.
Rome > History > Fiction.
Vesuvius (Italy) > Eruption, 79 > Juvenile fiction.
Pompeii (Extinct city) > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Adventure stories.
Spy stories.
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Adventure fiction.
Historical fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.