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Author Terry Lynn Johnson Author Terry Lynn Johnson


Stay calm. Stay smart. Survive.

Survivor Diaries: Overboard
Survivor Diaries: Avalanche
Survivor Diaries: Lost
Survivor Diaries: Dust Storm
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Terry Lynn Johnson--Survivor Diaries



Now Available!

"This short, promising series opener contains plenty to inspire
young readers while they await Vol. 2:

"Children ages 7-11 who love mettle-testing stories will love this one."
   —Wall Street Journal

In episode one, eleven-year-old Travis and his family are on a whale-watching tour when disaster strikes and everyone is thrown overboard into the icy chaotic waves. Separated from their families and struggling to stay afloat, Travis and twelve-year-old Marina must survive the freezing water and find food and shelter on a barren island. Will they escape hypothermia and overcome their greatest fears in order to be rescued alive? Stay calm. Stay smart. Survive.

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Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Hardcover, July 2017, ISBN: 9780544970106



Available January 2, 2018

"A content-enriched page-turner with surprising depth."
   —Kirkus starred review

"The inspiring messages, real-life advice, and glimpses at
future career opportunities will make this a crowd pleaser."

   —School Library Journal

In a thrilling addition to the high-stakes Survivor Diaries series filled with real life survival tips and expertise, skiing in the Grand Tetons of Wyoming takes an abominable turn. Twelve-year-old twins Ashley and Ryan have their grit and will tested to the extreme when faced with a powerful avalanche in this edge-of-your-seat survival story.

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Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Hardcover, January 2018, ISBN: 9780544970397

The Series Continues...

Survivor Diaries—Lost; releasing July 2018
Survivor Diaries—Dust Storm; releasing January 2019