All Thirteen: The Incredible Cave Rescue of the Thai Boys' Soccer Team

Soontornvat, C.
This book describes the rescue of thirteen Thai soccer team members trapped in the Sleeping Lady Cave in Thailand because of a flood. The story uses compelling images and quotes to highlight the events that unravelled in this true story. International cooperation was necessary to complete the rescue—a complex and dangerous mission. Readers can learn about the cave system and the full story of the rescue mission with the help of illustrations, maps, and scientific inserts to aid comprehension. Students in Grade 6–8 may enjoy the story as a class read-aloud, as an independent novel study, or in a small-group book study. Teachers may prompt discussions about teamwork, mental health, geology, culture, and international problem solving.
Applied Design, Skills & Technology
  • 6-8