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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Montgomery City Public.

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Montgomery City Public Library JF SPR (Text) 31927000008910 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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Summary, etc.:
In 1945 twelve-year-old Patrick and his younger brother Teddy stowaway on the U.S.S. Indianapolis in a desperate attempt to get back to the Philippines where they last saw their parents, just before the Japanese invasion--but when the ship is sunk they find themselves clinging to a piece of debris without food or water, and with hungry sharks circling below.
Target Audience Note:
640L Lexile
Decoding demand: 90 (very high) Semantic demand: 100 (very high) Syntactic demand: 88 (very high) Structure demand: 88 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.6 5 172915.
Subject: Indianapolis (Cruiser) > History > Juvenile fiction.
Indianapolis (Cruiser) > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Pacific Area > History > Juvenile fiction.
Survival at sea > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Pacific Area > Juvenile fiction.
Survival > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: War fiction.

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