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Author Terry Lynn Johnson Author Terry Lynn Johnson


Survivor Diaries: Overboard
Survivor Diaries: Avalanche
Survivor Diaries: Lost
Survivor Diaries: Dust Storm

Praise for the series

"Children ages 7-11 who love mettle-testing stories will love this one: They'll study the lurid front cover, with its towering, terrifying green wave, and pore over the 'U.S. Coast Guard-Approved Cold-Water Survival Tips' at the end."
   —Wall Street Journal on Overboard! (read the full review)

"This short, promising series opener contains plenty to inspire young readers while they await Vol. 2: Avalanche!"
   —Kirkus on Overboard! (read the full review)

"... a fast-paced, engaging read with two interesting characters."
   —CM Magazine on Overboard! (read the full review)

"The inspiring messages, real-life advice, and glimpses at future career opportunities will make this a crowd pleaser."
   —School Library Journal on Avalanche!

"While this is at its heart a well-researched, fast-paced survivor story, it is also a coming-of-age tale with surprising vulnerability and depth. The feeling of living in a sibling's shadow will resonate with many readers, while the messages of tenacity and strength are inspirational. An online game and connections to other Survivor Diaries combine with its easy-reading type and fast, straightforward plot to make this an ideal story for transitioning readers.... A content-enriched page-turner with surprising depth."
   —Kirkus Starred Review of Avalanche! (read the full review)  

"If you have a reluctant reader in your home, then Avalanche is the book for you...The story is well-told by real life survival expert Terry Lynn Johnson. I also learned about wolverines while reading this engaging survival story. Highly Recommended."
   —CM Magazine on Avalanche! (read the full review)