Titanic: 100 Years

April 15th marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the “unsinkable” RMS Titanic – the 1997 Oscar winning movie is back in theaters, a Julian Fellowes mini-series will be on our TVs soon, and many new books have been published. To help you keep track, we’ve created a Pinterest board with infographics, books, links to articles, and photos related to the sinking of the Titanic.

Aren’t on Pinterest? We thought we’d help you out with a list of Titanic-related articles and books that might be of interest to you. Happy reading!

Articles:
Seven Famous People Who Missed the Titanic via Smithsonian Magazine
Titanic Sunk by “Supermoon” and Celestial Alignment? via National Geographic
Unseen Titanic via National Geographic
The Sinking of the Titanic: as Told by the Movies via The Telegraph
What Books Were People Reading on the Titanic? via Book Riot 

Nonfiction:
A Night to Remember by Walter Lord
Titanic: An Illustrated History by Donald Lynch
Titanic, First Accounts edited by Tim Maltin
The Band that Played On: The Extraordinary Story of the 8 Musicians Who Went Down with the Titanic by Steve Turner
Titanic’s Last Secrets: The Further Adventures of Shadow Divers John Chatterton and Richie Kohler by Bradford Matsen
Unsinkable: The Full Story of RMS Titanic by Daniel Butler
Shadow of the Titanic: The Extraordinary Stories of Those Who Survived by Andrew Wilson
Lost Voices from the Titanic: The Definitive Oral History by Nick Barratt

Fiction:
The Dressmaker by Kate Alcott
The Watch that Ends the Night: Voices from the Titanic by Allan Wolf
Promise Me This by Cathy Gohlke
No Greater Love by Danielle Steel
Distant Waves by Suzanne Weyn
Passage by Connie Willis
Raise the Titanic by Clive Cussler
Every Man for Himself by Beryl Bainbridge
Carpathia by Matt Forbeck – an alternative history story featuring vampires

For the Young Crowd:
Iceberg Right Ahead!: The Tragedy of the Titanic by Stephanie Sammartino McPherson
Voyage on the Great Titanic: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady by Ellen Emerson White
All Stations! Distress!: April 15, 1912, the Day the Titanic Sank by Don Brown
Titanic by Simon Adams
Tonight on the Titanic by Mary Pope Osborne (Nonfiction companion book)

You can also browse the catalog by subject to find even more books about the Titanic. 

One comment on “Titanic: 100 Years

  1. Pingback: Book Club Kit: The Dressmaker | Pinal County Reads

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