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What makes a tornado twist? : and other questions about ... weather / by Mary Kay Carson ; [illustrated by] Louis Mackay.

Carson, Mary Kay, (author.). Mackay, Louise., (illustrator.).

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 551.6 CAR (Text) 36626103566527 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y 551.6 CAR I (Text) 34330512980443 Juvenile - Intermediate Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main J551.6 CARS (Text) 39231033042611 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781454906834 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1454906839 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781454906827 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1454906820 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 27 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Sterling Children's Books, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: How's the weather? -- What are the three ingredients of weather? -- Why is the Amazon hotter than the North Pole? -- What causes the seasons? -- Why does weather start in the sky? -- Why does it rain? -- What makes a rainbow? -- Why do clouds float? -- Is each snowflake unique? -- What causes stormy weather? -- What comes first: thunder or lightning? -- What makes a tornado twist? -- What are Earth's biggest storms? -- What's a nor'easter? -- Can it snow in a warm climate? -- Is Earth getting warmer? -- Can weather scientists predict the future? -- Find out more.
Summary, etc.: "Is each snowflake unique? What comes first: thunder or lightning? What causes the seasons? Whatever the weather question a child has--from sunshine to storms or snow--the fascinating answers are right here!"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: 850 Lexile.
Subject: Weather > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Weather.

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