Through touching rhymes and vivid illustrations (and a heap of help from the letter H), H is for Harvey portrays the struggles and heartaches of those caught in Hurricane Harvey’s rising waters. This engaging and memorable story shows how the plight of Harvey’s victims brought out the best in Texans and in compassionate people everywhere. Written with a whole lot of heart, H is for Harvey provides children and families a greater understanding of this historic storm and a greater appreciation for human kindness as a whole. Readers of all ages will be touched by the book’s message of help, healing, and hope to hang onto—no matter what storms life throws your way. Inquisitive readers will learn even more Hurricane Harvey facts in the “H is for How” section. H is for Heroes. H is for Hashtags like #Houstonstrong. H is for Helping—with all of the book’s royalties going to Harvey relief efforts.
|Publisher:||Texas Christian University Press|
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.40(d)|
About the Author
JULIE BEASLEY is a copywriter and creative director who has worked for advertising agencies in Chicago, New York, and now Houston, which she, her husband, and two children have called home since 2016. Born in Wisconsin and raised in Kansas and Indiana, Julie graduated with a BA in journalism and advertising from Ball State University, where her passion for writing began. EDUARDO MARTINEZ is an award-winning illustrator, designer, and army veteran. He served in the US Army for sixteen years before earning his bachelor of fine arts from the Art Institute of Houston in 2015. Born in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, Eduardo currently works at Rice University as a graphic designer. He lives in Houston with his wife and three children.