Imagine the horror of being trapped in a deadly place! People have been trapped in many ways-trapped by fire, by water, or trapped underground. Sometimes they escaped...and sometimes they didn't. Read the stories behind the headlines. Learn what it was like to be trapped! "If your students liked the ‘Disasters’ series, they’re going to love the new ‘Astonishing headlines’ series. Designed specifically to appeal to reluctant readers, these 64-page softcover books present self-contained chapters, each a fascinating true-life ‘headline’ story. A topical book review, glossary and index accompany each title. Printed edition available from