Who’s A Scaredy-Cat! The Story Of the Halifax Explosion


Joan Payzant – Isobel is travelling on a ferry, when a nearby ship explodes, sending smoke and pieces of hot metal flying through the air. Is Isobel’s family okay? Flossie’s mother does not return home from work. Can the girls find her? Based on the 1917 Halifax Explosion, from a child’s viewpoint. R:LG


Middle to Upper Grades


Pages: 90

ISBN: 9781771082280

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