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A Storm Too Soon: A Remarkable True Survival Story in 80 Foot Seas

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When a forty-seven-foot sailboat disappears in the Gulf Stream in the throes of a calamitous storm, it leaves behind three weary passengers struggling to stay alive afloat a life raft in violent waves eighty feet tall. This middle-grade adaptation also tells the story of the four intrepid Coast Guardsmen who braved the savage storm in the hopes of saving the stranded sailors. It's another spellbinding tale of courage and survival from the author of The Finest Hours, now a major motion picture from Disney.

A Christy Ottaviano Book

Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781250115379
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pub Date: 27/06/2017
  • Category: Children's, Teenage & educational / Children's / Teenage: general non-fiction
    Junior Fiction / Junior
  • Imprint: Square Fish
  • Pages: 272
  • Price: $12.99

When a forty-seven-foot sailboat disappears in the Gulf Stream in the throes of a calamitous storm, it leaves behind three weary passengers struggling to stay alive afloat a life raft in violent waves eighty feet tall. This middle-grade adaptation also tells the story of the four intrepid Coast Guardsmen who braved the savage storm in the hopes of saving the stranded sailors. It's another spellbinding tale of courage and survival from the author of The Finest Hours, now a major motion picture from Disney.

A Christy Ottaviano Book

Author Information

Michael J. Tougias is the author of many true rescue stories, including The Finest Hours, Overboard!, Fatal Forecast, and Ten Hours Until Dawn, which ALA named an Editor's Choice and Booklist praised as the "best story of peril at sea since The Perfect Storm." A frequent lecturer on his work, Tougias lives in Plymouth, Massachusetts. michaeltougias.com