I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916, Lauren Tarshis, Historical Fiction
Text to Text Connection
This story took place on the New Jersey shore and in Chet's uncles diner. It was during the summer so it was very hot. This caused the kids to go swimming a lot in this creek.
The historical fiction novel I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916, by Lauren Tarshis, is about shark attacks and reveals that you should overcome your fears.
The Historical Fiction novel, I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916, connects to the book Hatchet. The Hatchet book is about a kid who gets lost and has to come over fears.
I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 is man vs. nature. This is true because it is the residents of the town Springfield New Jersey are being attacked by a shark. The residents ended up killing the shark 3 years later.
While reading the novel, I Survived the Shark Attack of 1916, I felt anxious and intrigued. I felt this way because the people of America in 1916 had no clue that sharks were dangerous. The attacks had come to surprise to them, and 4 people died, 1 injured. I also wanted to know why 1 shark would kill 4 people.