I Survived the Attacks of September 11th, 2001 (I Survived, Book 6)

By Lauren Tarshis

On the day that shocks the area, one boy simply desires to locate his kinfolk. a strong addition to the gripping I SURVIVED series.

The in basic terms factor Lucas loves greater than soccer is his Uncle Benny, his dad's ally on the fireplace division the place they either paintings. Benny taught Lucas every little thing approximately soccer. So whilst Lucas's mom and dad make a decision the game is just too harmful and he must give up, Lucas has to speak to his largest fan.

So the subsequent morning, Lucas takes the educate to the town rather than the bus to varsity. it is a shiny, attractive day in long island. yet simply as Lucas arrives at his uncle's firehouse, every thing adjustments -- and not anything will ever be an identical again.

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Did he suggest that these planes had hit the towers on goal? the concept hadn’t even come into Lucas’s brain whilst he observed the 1st aircraft hit. yet pondering it now, after all that used to be the single factor that made experience. The day used to be so completely transparent. there has been no approach that airplanes may have hit the towers except that they had been aiming correct for them. yet who can be insane sufficient, evil adequate, to fly planes into constructions? Lucas wiped away the tears operating down his face. He wove during the crowds of individuals at the sidewalk. a few have been operating north. yet so much appeared like they have been in surprise, status there dazed, looking at the fires above them. the single noise used to be sirens — enormous quantities of them — honking and screaming, wailing and shrieking and blaring. The sounds all crashed jointly into one bad music. A crowd of individuals huddled round whatever in the course of the road. Lucas bogged down and seemed — it was once an immense tire hooked up to a tangle of steel. It didn’t appear like the tire of a vehicle or a truck. “What is that? ” a lady acknowledged. “It’s a part of a plane,” acknowledged a guy. “It’s touchdown equipment. ” Lucas regarded away. He driven during the crowd, heading south. Vesey and West streets. That’s the place the staging region used to be, the place the firefighters have been accumulating. If Dad had made it right here from Randall’s Island, that’s the place Lucas could locate him. He might search for the Seagrave. He could wait there for Dad. Lucas inched during the crowd. most folks have been status nonetheless, gazing. yet now there have been extra humans coming from the path of the towers. a few of them have been soaked in sweat, their outfits tattered. however it was once the appearance on their faces — shocked and horrified — that advised Lucas the place they'd come from: contained in the towers. there have been dozens and dozens of them, a few strolling on my own, others maintaining arms. the various ladies have been barefoot. He imagined their high-heeled sneakers kicked into the corners of the stairwells. no one was once wearing a handbag or a briefcase. And Lucas understood why; he’d heard many tales approximately those who had survived fires and explosions and collapses. such a lot of occasions they’d escaped with now not a moment to spare. in the event that they had stopped for whatever — to snatch a handbag or tie a shoe — they wouldn’t have made it. A policeman up forward used to be attempting to cease humans from relocating south. “Everyone please go away this quarter! ” he shouted. “It’s now not secure. Please go away this region and head north! ” yet Lucas stored jogging, and no-one attempted to forestall him. He felt invisible. Ladder 177 needed to be one of many first devices to get to the towers. That intended they’d be the nearest. Lucas used to be nonetheless 3 blocks away while he felt a hand on his shoulder. “Hey,” a tender policeman stated. “Where are you going? Are you misplaced? ” “I have to locate …” And prior to he may get the phrases out, he heard an individual calling his identify. “Lucas! ” His identify rose up over the entire sirens. “Dad! ” And there has been his dad, pushing during the crowd. He grabbed Lucas and held him tight. For a number of seconds, Lucas couldn’t pay attention the sirens. All he might listen used to be the thrashing of Dad’s middle.

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