Contributor biographical information for I survived the destruction of Pompeii, AD 79 / by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.

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Lauren Tarshis is the editor of Scholastic's Storyworks magazine and group editorial director for language arts for Scholastic classroom magazines, in addition to being the author of the I Survived series and the critically acclaimed novels EMMA-JEAN LAZARUS FELL OUT OF A TREE and EMMA-JEAN LAZARUS FELL IN LOVE. She lives in Westport, Connecticut, and can be found online at

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Vesuvius (Italy) -- Eruption, 79 -- Juvenile fiction.
Pompeii (Extinct city) -- Juvenile fiction.
Volcanic eruptions -- Juvenile fiction.
Survival -- Juvenile fiction.
Vesuvius (Italy) -- Eruption, 79 -- Fiction.
Pompeii (Extinct city) -- Fiction.
Volcanic eruptions -- Fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Eruption of Vesuvius (Italy : 79) -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01353034
Survival. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01761768
Volcanic eruptions. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01168816
Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city) -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01896973
Italy -- Vesuvius. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01242341