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henry holt and co byr ยท january 2014 juvenile nonfiction history united states/20th century michael j tougias and casey sherman the finest hours the true story of a heroic sea rescue a harrowing coast guard rescue involving two oil tankers that split in half and left many sailors hanging on for their lives soon to be a movie from disney on the night of february 18 1952 during one of the worst nor easters that new england has ever seen two oil tankers just off the shore of cape cod were torn in half by the force of the storm this middlegrade adaptation of an adult nonfiction book tells the story of a harrowing coast guard rescue when four young men in a tiny lifeboat overcame insurmountable odds and saved more than 30 stranded sailors it s a fastpaced uplifting story that puts young readers in the middle of the action a gripping account of heroism and survival a christy ottaviano book michael tougias is the author of many true rescue stories including a storm too soon overboard fatal forecast an incredible true tale of disaster at sea and ten hours until dawn the true story of heroism and tragedy aboard the can do which ala named an editor s choice and booklist praised as the best story of peril at sea since the perfect storm a frequent lecturer on his work tougias lives in plymouth massachusetts michaeltougias.com casey sherman is an award winning journalist and bestselling author of six books including animal a rose for mary bad blood black irish and black dragon he received the edward r murrow award for journalistic excellence as a member of the cbs boston news team a january henry holt and co byr juvenile nonfiction history united states/20th century on sale 1/14/2014 ages 9 to 13 grades 4 to 8 hardback 176 pages 6.000 in w 9.000 in h 1.000 lb wt carton quantity 28 isbn 9780805097641 $17.99 $19.99 can praise for the finest hours simon schuster edition a gripping tale of coast guard heroism an action packed account of rescue at sea kirkus reviews gripping tougias and sherman ably narrate the desperate struggles of crew members on both the wrecks and the rescue boats will make readers appreciate the bravery of the men who put their lives on the line 95