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Trapped in Antarctica

The Story of Shackleton and the Endurance

From the Series True Survival Stories

When the ice froze around his ship, explorer Ernest Shackleton knew his journey to Antarctica had become a fight for survival. This graphic nonfiction title tells the story of Shackleton’s survival through detailed illustrations and dialogue packed with historic quotes. Readers will learn how Shackleton led his entire crew to across the ice and sea while battling hunger, cold, and lack of shelter. The book concludes with a map and timeline that help readers trace Shackleton’s route to safety.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Category Nonfiction
Subject History
Copyright 2022
Publisher Bellwether Media
Imprint Black Sheep
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2021-08-01
BISACS JNF062010, JNF025080, JNF002000
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 650
Lexile Code GN
Features Glossary of key words, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Blake Hoena

Illustrator: Alexandra Conkins

Colorist: Gerardo Sandoval