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The Resource Into the killing seas, by Michael P. Spradlin

Into the killing seas, by Michael P. Spradlin

Label
Into the killing seas
Title
Into the killing seas
Statement of responsibility
by Michael P. Spradlin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
In 1945 twelve-year-old Patrick and his younger brother Teddy stowaway on the U.S.S. Indianapolis in a desparate 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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild Selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10428083
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spradlin, Michael P
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.S7645
LC item number
In 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 4.6
  • 4.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indianapolis (Cruiser)
  • Indianapolis (Cruiser)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Indianapolis (Cruiser)
  • Indianapolis (Cruiser)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Survival at sea
  • Brothers
  • War stories
  • Indianapolis (Cruiser)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Survival
  • Brothers
  • Brothers
  • Survival at sea
  • War stories
  • Pacific Area
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.
  • Brothers
  • War stories
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Survival at sea
  • Brothers
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Into the killing seas, by Michael P. Spradlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884500306
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780545837644
Lccn
2014026366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)884500306
Label
Into the killing seas, by Michael P. Spradlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884500306
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780545837644
Lccn
2014026366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)884500306

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