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I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, A.D. 79

I Survived, Book 10
Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
Series: I Survived, Book 10
Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
Categories: Children, Ages 8-10
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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 best-selling I Survived series, listeners 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?

©2014 Lauren Tarshis (P)2016 Scholastic Inc.

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  • Matthew Kirby
  • 05-10-2018

Awesome

I really liked this it has a lot of content in and i suggest it

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  • PeterBug
  • 06-11-2019

Virtue and science for kids

The story weaves in elements of scientific observation that was in its infancy during Roman times, and was rare. However, moderns will approve if children in the audience receive a positive characterization of thinkers who were radical for that time. Another modern element is the characterization of barbaric slavery and gladiatorial violence.

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  • Tracy G
  • 17-09-2018

Another great listen...

We have listened to the entire series and this is one of the best. It's one of our go-to's when we can't decide on what to listen to.

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  • Deborah L. Miller
  • 05-12-2017

I loved the book

The book was great.
I like the main character a lot and I liked his Pop too. I think you put great detail into the book. I loved the ending.

I loved the Skype two years ago with you.

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