|About the Book|
Trapped on the Titanic is a work of juvenile historical fiction set in the year 2012, the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. The story takes place in the fictional town of Millport, VA (based upon Galax, VA - the authors hometown).TheMoreTrapped on the Titanic is a work of juvenile historical fiction set in the year 2012, the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. The story takes place in the fictional town of Millport, VA (based upon Galax, VA - the authors hometown).The thrilling, chilling story of a family torn apart by death and double-dealing begins with Callie Elizabeth, an eighth grade girl with a normal life. At least her life was pretty normal until she finds herself alone staring into the eyes of a crying photograph which is over 100 years old. Who is the girl in the photograph and why does she look so much like Callie? Why does the girl in the photograph keep appearing to Callie and what does she want from her? As Callie seeks to find the answers to these questions, she finds herself tangled in a web of family secrets, haunting visits, and espionage.What really happened that night of April 14 and the early morning of April 15,1912 as the majestic Titanic sank to its watery grave? How can Callie find the answers that will put to rest the ghost of her familys past? With the help of a good friend, her grandmothers love of history, and her own keen perception Callie uncovers a devious plot that was carried out 100 years prior. Learning from the past, Callie discovers treasures that have been hidden away for almost 100 years.Trapped on the Titanic is intended for ages 8+. To learn more about the characters and setting visit tammyknoxbooks.com.