Surviving Tornadoes

Surviving Tornadoes

by Elizabeth Raum

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Overview

Surviving Tornadoes by Elizabeth Raum

Surviving Tornadoes will look at children who experienced tornadoes around the world, through history and up to the present day.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781410940995
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 08/01/2011
Series: Children's True Stories: Natural Disasters
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 1,227,428
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: NC840L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Elizabeth Raum has written over two-dozen nonfiction books for young readers, including a biography of Louis Armstrong for Capstone Press. Over the years, she has worked as a middle school and high school English teacher, an elementary school librarian, and a college library director. Elizabeth Raum has written many nonfiction books for children. Two of her Capstone You Choose books, Orphan Trains: An Interactive History Adventure (2011) and Can You Survive Storm Chasing? (2012), are Junior Library Guild selections. Elizabeth lives in Michigan with her husband, Richard.

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Fargo, North Dakota: 1957 6

Super Outbreak, United States: 1974 10

United Kingdom: 2005 16

Greensburg, Kansas: 2007 20

Conclusion 26

Mapping Tornadoes 28

Glossary 30

Find Out More 31

Index 32

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