You have a first-class ticket aboard the most luxurious ocean liner the world has ever seen - the RMS Titanic. You and your friend Jessica are excited to explore the ship, despite the fact that your father's business partners have been giving you the creeps. As the Titanic nears the iceberg-ridden waters of the northern Atlantic Ocean, you have some quick choices to make. Will you be remembered as a hero, or just another victim of one of the sea's most tragic events?
About the Book : - The Morningstar Agency is an organisation that has existed across the world for many centuries. Its agents are powerful, charismatic individuals; some more than human, some merely unique. It is rumoured that the Agency President, Mr. Morningstar, is immortal, and has a remarkable degree of influence on our history. Terror on the Titanic, the first case report to be released from the Agency archives, stars agent Nathaniel Brown, a young Anglo-Indian man with many strange talents he can speak to animals, has incredibly sharp senses and the skills of many jungle creatures. He owes these to his training his very famous father was raised by wolves. It's 1912, Brown is on the Titanic, and his mission is to prevent a stolen jewel from reaching America. Simple enough, except that monstrous aliens are also involved. And since this is a Morningstar Agency Adventure, the fate of our world hangs in the balance. About the Author : - Samit Basu is a 30-year-old Indian writer of novels, short stories, comics and screenplays. He has written three fantasy novels, The Simoqin Prophecies, The Manticore's Secret and The Unwaba Revelations. These were the first works of fantasy by an Indian in English and were all bestsellers in India. Apart from the novels, Basu has written several short stories in anthologies for adults and children, and comics, including two series, Devi and The Tall Tales of Vishnu Sharma, and a graphic novel, Untouchable, co-written with Mike Carey (the Felix Castor series, Lucifer, X-Men). He lives and works in New Delhi.
Choose Your Own Adventure: Terror on the Titanic Terror on the Titanic... You are a passenger on the Titanic. On April 10, 1912, you boarded the world's newest and largest passenger ship in England. Now, a few nights later, you spot a giant iceberg right in the path of the ship. What do you do? Can you change history and be a hero, or will you be just another victim of a terrible disaster? The Choose your Own Adventure series is unique new series consists of 30 titles adapted from the wildly popular Choose Your Own Adventure series, which has sold over 250 million copies worldwide, and spawned an entire genre called 'interactive fiction'. What makes Choose Your Own Adventure different is that you, the reader, are the main character. You make the choices that can lead to a happy conclusion-or perhaps to a terrible fate! Each title is made up of several branching storylines, with up to 30 different endings. As a result, most readers read each book again and again, experiencing a different story each time. Originally targeted at reluctant readers, Choose Your Own Adventure has helped to develop critical thinking, literacy skills, and an interest in reading for a whole generation of English native speakers. Now adapted for English language learners of any age, the Choose Your Own Adventure series is a fun addition to any extensive reading library. Indeed, the stories are so engaging we guarantee that even non-ESL learners will enjoy reading them!
Author : Mac Smith
ISBN : 9781608933051
Genre : History
File Size : 73.63 MB
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Meticulously researched, this book reveals the agonizing day-to-day wait of Mainers for news of what really happened on the Titanic, and tells the stories of Maine passengers from their boarding to the sinking and rescue; and, for those who survived, of their coming ashore in Halifax, Nova Scotia. It's a fascinating addition to the Titanic story.
HOW WOULD YOU FEEL IF YOU ACTUALLY GOT WHAT YOU WANTED? AND WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF YOU COULD REALLY CHANGE THE WORLD? Aman Sen is smart, young, ambitious and going nowhere. But then he gets off a plane from London to Delhi and discovers that he has turned into a communications demigod. Indeed, everyone on Aman's flight now has extraordinary abilities Aman wants to heal the planet but with each step he takes, he finds helping some means harming others. will it all end, as eighty years of superhero fiction suggest, in a meaningless, explosive slugfest?
Profiles the life of Baptist minister John Harper, who placed his only child in a lifeboat as the Titanic was sinking and then began to save the lives of other passengers and offer salvation to the lost souls around him.
Author : Steve A. Santini
ISBN : 9780595126491
Genre : History
File Size : 33.14 MB
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Titanic: Touchstones of a Tragedy stands alone in the genre of books on the legendary ship thanks to its abundant use of artifacts and memorabilia not previously seen by those beguiled by the doomed White Star Liner. With his use of these striking images and a wealth of facts to tell the Titanic’s near mythic tale in a novel way, author Santini presents readers with a museum’s worth of Titanic treasures—all between the covers of a book.