SOS Titanic Author:Eve Bunting Irish teenager Barry O’Neill is journeying to New York on the Titanic’s fateful maiden voyage. He’s homesick and worried about the Flynn boys traveling in steerage, who have threatened to throw him overboard. Little does Barry know that a struggle with the Flynns is the least of the dangers that await him. This suspenseful stor... more »y is based on the true and terrible events that occured as the Titanic sank one hundred years ago.« less
The deck was tilting. Even the passengers who hadn't believed the Titanic could sink were frantic with fear. Barry pushed through the passengers, looking for Pegeen and her brothers, the Flynn boys. They had threatened to throw him overboard when the trip began, but old hostilities had no meaning now. Pegeen and her brothers came from his village in ireland, and now they were trapped behind gates with the other steerage passengers. He wouldn't let them die - not if he could get to them in time. This is a 'Parents' magazine best book of the year.