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Twisters and Other Terrible Storms

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Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!

 

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #23: Twister on Tueaday, they had lots of questions. How do tornadoes form? What kinds of tools can help predict bad storms? Where did the biggest snowfall on record happen? How fast are hurricane winds?

Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discovered in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures.

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What causes the earth’s weather? How do twisters form? What are the deadliest storms on earth? Find out the answers to these questions and more in Magic Tree House Research Guide: Twisters and Other Terrible Storms, Jack and Annie’s guide to nature’s wildest weather. Includes photographs, definitions, an index, information on twisters, hurricanes, blizzards, forecasting the weather, storm chasers, and much more!

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About the Author

WILL OSBORNE and MARY POPE OSBORNE have been married for a number of years and live in northwestern Connecticut with their three dogs, Joey, Mr. Bezo, and Little Bear.

 

Mary is the author of over one hundred books for children, including novels, picture books, biographies, and retellings of fairy tales and world mythologies. Will has worked for many years in the theater as an actor, director, and playwright. Together he and Mary have coauthored two books of Greek mythology and eight Magic Tree House® Fact Trackers. Will has also written a multimedia planetarium show, Magic Tree House Space Mission, and is cocreator with Randy Courts of Magic Tree House: The Musical, a full-scale Broadway-style family musical based on Christmas in Camelot.

 

SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children's trade and text books. He is also a librettist for children's opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, and bicyclist, and a teacher of children's illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.

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Table of Contents

Weather — Wind — Clouds — Rain and stroms — Twisters! — Hurricanes — Blizzards — Storm prediction.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375913587
ill.:
Murdocca, Salvatore
Author:
Murdocca, Sal
Illustrator:
Murdocca, Salvatore
Author:
illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Author:
Osborne, Will
Author:
Murdocca, Salvatore
Author:
Osborne, Mary Pope
Author:
Will Osborne and Mary Pope Osborne
Author:
Murdocca, Sal
Publisher:
Random House Books for Young Readers
Location:
New York
Subject:
Meteorology
Subject:
Weather
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Nature / Guide Books
Subject:
People & Places - Other
Subject:
Hurricanes
Subject:
Blizzards
Subject:
Tornadoes
Subject:
Nature - Weather/Natural Disasters
Subject:
Severe storms.
Subject:
Science & Nature - Disasters
Subject:
General-General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Library binding
Series:
A Stepping Stone Book(TM)
Series Volume:
08
Publication Date:
20030231
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Grade Level:
from 1 up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BLACK, &, WHITE
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.90x5.78x.60 in. .57 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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"Synopsis" by , What causes the earth’s weather? How do twisters form? What are the deadliest storms on earth? Find out the answers to these questions and more in Magic Tree House Research Guide: Twisters and Other Terrible Storms, Jack and Annie’s guide to nature’s wildest weather. Includes photographs, definitions, an index, information on twisters, hurricanes, blizzards, forecasting the weather, storm chasers, and much more!

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