I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79

I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79

Book - 2014
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"During the infamous eruption of Mount Vesuvius, one boy struggles to escape. Can he survive the most devastating disaster of ancient times? In this thrilling addition to the bestselling I SURVIVED series, readers are taken back to antiquity with a young boy trying to escape as the giant Mount Vesuvius erupts. Does he have what it takes to survive the epic destruction of Pompeii?" -- summary from amazon.com.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, c2014
ISBN: 9780545459396
Characteristics: 95, [13] pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Dawson, Scott
Alternative Title: Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79


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The I Survived series features characters who are present at some of the world's most fascinating disasters and historical events. Quick reads!

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Nov 29, 2018

This is a very intense book. My 3rd grade son began reading it, and when I glanced at him a few minutes later he was shaking and in tears. "I don't want to read anymore," he said. "It is too sad." So parents, just be aware that it might not be content for this young of readers.


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Apr 17, 2017

teachermom1958 thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over


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