Excellent, Primary, Great War, Submarines, Underwater Diving, Adventure
During World War I, Samuel and his family are sea explorers who recover old ships to help the war effort. After discovering the mysterious Iron Maiden run aground on sharp rocks, the family sets out in their old tugboat to recover her. During the night aboard the damaged vessel, Samuel awakens and happens upon an old map. His curiosity leads him on an adventure that uncovers the dangerous truth about the Iron Maiden’s demise as the same forces return, threatening the safety of his family.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
"The Adventures of Samuel Oliver #3:The Iron Island,"
Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. 40:
7, Article 28.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr/vol40/iss7/28