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  • ISBN: 9781936088546 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2010.

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Summary, etc.:
NSTA-CBC Outstanding Science Trade Book, 2011Junior Library Guild Selection, 2010On February 5, 2008, a powerful tornado ripped through Jackson, Tennessee, leveling everything in its path. Dangerous and unpredictable, tornadoes are monster storms that can strike without warning. With little time to find shelter, how would residents of Jackson survive the storm? Eyewitness accounts and incredible photos bring to life the experiences of ordinary people who faced catastrophic danger-and lived to tell their stories. Kids will discover the causes and characteristics of tornadoes and learn about scientific advances in storm prediction. Safety tips show young readers what to do in case a tornado hits.
Target Audience Note:
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
890 Lexile.
5.6 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. New York : Bearport Publishing Company, Inc., 2010. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 12978 KB).
Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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