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I survived the Joplin tornado, 2011.

Tarshis, Lauren, (author.). Dawson, Scott, (illustrator.). Read by Thérèse Plummer. (Cast).
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  • ISBN: 9781338051995 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1338051997 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 37 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Scholastic : 2016.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Thérèse Plummer.
Summary, etc.:
A destructive force is about to hit the city of Joplin... Eleven-year-old Dexter has always wanted to see a tornado. So when he gets the incredible opportunity to go storm chasing with the famous Dr. Norman Rays, he has to say yes! Dr. Rays is the host of Tornado Mysteries, the show that Dex and his older brother, Jeremy, watched every night until Jeremy joined the U.S. Navy SEALs and left Joplin. Dex certainly knows how deadly tornadoes can be, but this one isn't heading toward Joplin, and wouldn't it be great to have a brave and exciting story of his own to tell Jeremy when he comes home? But when the tornado shifts direction, Dexter's bravery is about to get seriously tested...
Target Audience Note:
710 Lexile.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Tornadoes > Missouri > Joplin > Juvenile fiction.
Survival > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers > Juvenile fiction.
Storm chasers > Juvenile fiction.
Joplin (Mo.) > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Adventure fiction.

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