I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916
Title: I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916
Author: Lauren Tarshis
In July, 1916, Chet Roscow is fascinated by news accounts of the great white shark said to be attacking people along the New Jersey shore not far from his home, but when he goes swimming in Matawan Creek he discovers the truth of the stories.
In the summer of 1916, ten year-old Chet Roscow is captivated by the local news: A great white shark has been attacking and killing people up and down the Atlantic coast, not far from Chet’s hometown of Springfield, New Jersey.
Then one day, swimming with his friends, Chet sees something in the water …