Lauren Tarshis Shop

Lauren Tarshis's New York Times bestselling I Survived series tells stories of young people and their resilience and strength in the midst of unimaginable disasters and times of turmoil. Lauren has brought her signature warmth and exhaustive research to topics such as the battle of D-Day, the American Revolution, Hurricane Katrina, the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and other world events. She lives here in Connecticut with her family, and can be found online at laurentarshis.com.  (Parents and educators, there are TONS of resources available for your use on Lauren's website - for each of the 20 I Survived books.  Be sure to check it out!)

 

Here at River Bend we noticed right away how attracted to stories of disaster kids seem to be.  In this profile of Lauren by The Boston Globe, she explains why kids love the series, and how they are really lessons in resiliency.  

 

Lauren Tarshis interviewed by The Boston Globe

Oct 30, 2020

I Survived author to young readers: ‘You are not just a helpless victim of this chaotic time.'

Christy DeSmith

The Boston Globe

 

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I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944 (I Survived Graphic Novel #3): A Graphix Book (I Survived Graphic Novels #3) Cover Image
I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 (I Survived Graphic Novel #2):  A Graphix Book (I Survived Graphic Novels #2) Cover Image
I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 (I Survived Graphic Novel #1): A Graphix Book (I Survived Graphic Novels #1) Cover Image
I Survived the California Wildfires, 2018 (I Survived #20) Cover Image
I Survived The Great Molasses Flood, 1919 (I Survived #19) Cover Image
I Survived the Battle of D-Day, 1944 (I Survived #18) Cover Image
I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967 (I Survived #17) Cover Image
I Survived the Children’s Blizzard, 1888 (I Survived #16) Cover Image
I Survived the American Revolution, 1776 Cover Image
I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 (I Survived #14) Cover Image
I Survived the Hindenburg Disaster, 1937 (I Survived #13) Cover Image
I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011 (I Survived #12) Cover Image
I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871 (I Survived #11) Cover Image
I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79 (I Survived #10) Cover Image
I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944 (I Survived #9) Cover Image
I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944 (I Survived #9) Cover Image
I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011 (I Survived #8) Cover Image
I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863 (I Survived #7) Cover Image
I Survived the Attacks of September 11th, 2001 (I Survived #6) Cover Image
I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 (I Survived #5) Cover Image
I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941 (I Survived #4) Cover Image
I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (I Survived #3) Cover Image
I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 (I Survived #2) Cover Image
I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 (I Survived #1) Cover Image