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Back To The Titanic (Travelers Through Time, #1)

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Matt and Emily's great-grandfather is an inventor, and he's just created the greatest invention of all - a way to travel through time. He plans to return to the Titanic, which he sailed on as a boy, and try to save it. But when he breaks his ankle it looks as if his plans have been ruined.

Until Matt, Emily, and Matt's best friend, Jonathan, find the invention. Jonathan, a
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Paperback, 132 pages
Published May 1st 1994 by Scholastic Paperbacks
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Sandy
This is the first book in the "Travelers Through Time" series for intermediate/middle grade children. Using their grandfather's time travel machine (TASC-Time And Space Connector), Matt, Emily, and Jonathan travel back in time to April 14, 1912 to see if they can save the Titanic from hitting the iceberg and sinking. They do everything they can think of, getting a pair of binoculars to the lookout in the crow's nest, talking to Captain Smith, slowing the engines down in the boiler room, and even ...more
Kelly Thevenot
I love reading about the titanic so this book was interesting. A group of kids fin their grand fathers invention of time travelling. In the beginnging of the book is shows the massive ship and describes the parts of the ship. It is informational and if I were to teach a lessons over the ship this would be a fun book to have my students read. Not only is in informational it is imaginative and will keep the children's attention.
Siera
Aug 10, 2009 Siera rated it liked it
This was pretty sad, but it was good. It was a very quick read, and I didn't exactly get hooked on the series, but it was pretty exciting and it kept me reading.
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Hat Boy
Dec 19, 2007 Hat Boy rated it it was ok
Recommends it for: 10_11 year olds
This book was boring

I found that all it was about was a time machine and not about the titanic
Juliet
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Very very interesting and entertaining - I got to see how many things went wrong with the Titanic when it sunk
Anorhi
Dec 26, 2014 Anorhi rated it really liked it
Much nostalgia from my childhood. I like all the actual historical stuff. Also nostalgia Bit weird how Johnathan knows so much about time travel theory though.
Sandy Lin
Oct 17, 2012 Sandy Lin rated it did not like it
its ok but i cant get to read it
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Jan 18, 2009 Ashley rated it liked it
Loved this when I was younger. I went through a time when I was obsessed with everything Titanic, and this is a product of that. Cute though.
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Born in Glendale, California, Beatrice grew up in Southern California. After graduating from Pomona College, she worked in publishing near San Francisco. There she met and married Robert Gormley, and they moved to Massachusetts. They have two daughters.
Since age 9 Beatrice had wanted to become a writer. But it wasn't until after her children were born that she really focused on her writing. In 1
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