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True Rescue Series

New York Times bestselling author Michael J. Tougias adapts his histories of real life stories for young readers in his True Rescue Series, capturing the heroism and humanity of people on life-saving missions during maritime disasters.

“This poignant history should be an easy sell to readers of adventure, seafaring, or rescue stories.” —School Library Journal (on Michael J. Tougias and Casey Sherman’s The Finest Hours: The True Story of a Heroic Sea Rescue, basis for the award-winning major motion picture from Disney)

  • True Rescue: A Storm Too Soon
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  • True Rescue: The Finest Hours
    • True Rescue: The Finest Hours

    • True Rescue Series
      Michael J. Tougias & Casey Sherman; illustrated by Mark Edward Geyer
      Holt Books for Young Readers

      • Available in:

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  • So Close to Home
    • So Close to Home

    • True Rescue Series
      Michael J. Tougias and Alison O'Leary
      Holt Books for Young Readers

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  • Into the Blizzard
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    • Into the Blizzard

    • True Rescue Series
      Michael J. Tougias
      Holt Books for Young Readers

    • A riveting true account of a rescue at sea from Michael J. Tougias, the author of the New York Times bestseller The Finest Hours.

      In the midst of the Blizzard...

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  • A Storm Too Soon (Young Readers Edition)
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    • A Storm Too Soon (Young Readers Edition)

    • True Rescue Series
      Michael J. Tougias
      Square Fish

    • A spellbinding tale of maritime disaster, survival, and an absolutely daring rescue from Michael J. Tougias, the author of The Finest Hours, which is now a major motion picture....

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      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • The Finest Hours (Young Readers Edition)
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    • The Finest Hours (Young Readers Edition)

    • True Rescue Series
      Michael J. Tougias and Casey Sherman
      Square Fish

    • This adaptation for young readers of The Finest Hours: The True Story of the US Coast Guard's Most Daring Sea Rescue by Michael J. Tougias and Casey Sherman tells the story of the shipwreck...

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook