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Author Tougias, Mike, 1955- author.

Title Attacked at sea : a true World War II story of a family's fight for survival / Michael J. Tougias, and Alison O'Leary.

Publication Info. New York : Christy Ottaviano Books; Henry Holt and Company, 2020.

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Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Children's Department  J 940.54 TOUGIAS    DUE 05-25-22
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Children's Department  J 940.54 TOUGIAS    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Department  J940.5451 TOU    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Children's Department  J 940.54 TOUGIAS    Check Shelf
Description xi, 208 pages, 8 unnumbered plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series True rescue series ; 4
Note An adaptation for young readers of So Close to Home: A True Story of an American Family's Fight for Survival During World War II."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents A Tired Old Workhorse -- Ina and the South American Venture -- War Worries and Thinking of Home -- Admiral Donitz and his Grey Wolves -- Harro Schacht and U-507 -- The Grey Wolves and the Mississippi -- Moving Ever Closer -- Closer to Home or Something Unusual in the Water -- An Uneasy Feeling -- Torpedoes in the Night -- Ina, Lucille and a Sinking Ship -- The Raft -- A Most Hopeless Night -- Battling the Cold -- Dawn -- Desperation -- Running Out of Time -- Sharks, Dolphins and Birds Far Away -- Something in the Sky -- A Silent Vigil -- A Wavering Light -- Triumphant Return to Lorient -- Morgan City, Louisiana and The Hospital -- Recovery -- The Family's Resilience & The Move to St. Augustine, Florida.
Summary "A riveting WWII account of survival at sea-Book 4 in the True Rescue series from Michael J. Tougias, the author of the New York Times bestseller The Finest Hours."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 9-14 Henry Holt and Company Books for Young Readers.
Grades 7-9 Henry Holt and Company Books for Young Readers.
Subject Downs family.
Downs, Raymond, Sr. -- Family.
Heredia (Ship)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine.
Shipwreck survival -- Mexico, Gulf of.
Survival at sea -- Mexico, Gulf of.
U-506 (Submarine)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.
Downs family. (OCoLC)fst00217234
Military operations, Naval -- Submarine. (OCoLC)fst01710248
Military operations, Naval -- German. (OCoLC)fst01710247
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Shipwreck survival. (OCoLC)fst01761960
Survival at sea. (OCoLC)fst01761961
Gulf of Mexico. (OCoLC)fst01239980
Downs family.
Downs, Raymond, Sr. -- Family.
Heredia (Ship)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine.
Shipwreck survival -- Mexico, Gulf of.
Survival at sea -- Mexico, Gulf of.
U-506 (Submarine)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Chronological Term 1939-1945
Added Author O'Leary, Alison, author.
Added Title So Close to Home (Young reader's adaptation)
True World War II story of a family's fight for survival
ISBN 9781250128065 (hardcover)
1250128064 (hardcover)
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