Titanic

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Titanic

A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #17: Tonight on the Titanic

By Will Osborne; Mary Pope Osborne; Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Library Binding, 9780375913570, 144pp.

Publication Date: September 17, 2002

Description
How long did it take to build the" Titanic"? Why did it sink? What was it like to be a passenger? What happened to the people who survived? Find out the answers to these questions and more in Magic Tree House Research Guide: "Titanic," Jack and Annie's very own guide to the ship and its story. Includes information on the people who sailed on the "Titanic," life on board the ship, the search for the sunken remains, "Titanic "artifacts today, and much more


About the Author
WILL OSBORNE and MARY POPE OSBORNE have been married for a number of years and live in northwestern Connecticut with their three dogs, Joey, Mr. Bezo, and Little Bear.

Mary is the author of over one hundred books for children, including novels, picture books, biographies, and retellings of fairy tales and world mythologies. Will has worked for many years in the theater as an actor, director, and playwright. Together he and Mary have coauthored two books of Greek mythology and eight Magic Tree House(r) Fact Trackers. Will has also written a multimedia planetarium show, "Magic Tree House Space Mission, " and is cocreator with Randy Courts of "Magic Tree House: The Musical, " a full-scale Broadway-style family musical based on "Christmas in Camelot."

SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children's trade and text books. He is also a librettist for children's opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, and bicyclist, and a teacher of children's illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy."