Just over 100 years ago, in 1912, the most famous ship to ever set sail, sank to the bottom of the ocean on its maiden voyage - and now children have the opportunity to learn all about fascinating story of the RMS Titanic, thanks to a new book written by local educators.
Cassie Jones of Roswell and Cheryl Muré of Buckhead recently wrote, "Ahoy Titanic! A Child’s Tour of the Great Ship" as a way of sharing the famed ocean liner's tragic story with children in a way that was age-appropriate. Told through the eyes of two children, the book is a fictional account of sister and brother, Willa and Sam. While the main characters themselves are fiction, the people and places within the book are based in fact, allowing parents and teachers to educate children on the Titanic's story.
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