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I survived the Great Chicago fire, 1871 / by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.

Tarshis, Lauren. (Author). Dawson, Scott, (illustrator .).

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Includes questions and answers about the Great Fire.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Oscar Starling never wanted to come to Chicago. But then Oscar finds himself not just in the heart of the big city but in the middle of a terrible fire! No one knows exactly how it began, but one thing is clear: Chicago is like a giant powder keg about to explode. An army of firemen is trying to help, but this fire is a ferocious beast that wants to devour everything in its path, including Oscar! Will Oscar survive one of the most famous and devastating fires in history?
Target Audience Note:
730L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.8 2 172572.
Subject: Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871 > Juvenile fiction.
Fires > Illinois > Chicago > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Chicago (Ill.) > History > To 1875 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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