Young readers can travel back in time to the fateful maiden voyage of the majestic "Titanic" in this compelling narrative. Told through the eyes of two young survivors and beautifully illustrated with breathtaking paintings and diagrams, this dramatic account vividly re-creates the night the world's most famous passenger ship sank to the bottom of the icy Atlantic. Sidebars explain interesting facts and details, and a cutaway offers a visual replica of the massive, decadent liner.
Shelley Tanaka is an award-winning children s book author and editor. She is the author of "Amelia Earhart" and"Mummies: The Newest, Coolest & Creepiest from Around the World," as well as several other books in the I Was There series. She lives in Kingston, Ontario. Ken Marschall is a maritime artist and the illustrator of "The Discovery of the Titanic" and "The Discovery of the Bismarck." He lives in Redondo Beach, California."