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Freaky Facts about Natural Disasters (Freaky Facts)

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Dramatic photos! Silly cartoons! Bad jokes! And did we mention freaky facts?! Hurricanes, tsunamis, forest fires . . . We all know how deadly Mother Nature can be. Dare to discover wild winds that suck trains into the air, and giant earthquakes that can REALLY shake people up. Read about how disaster scientists go looking for trouble, and check out the disaster hall of fame. Series info: -Bright, busy, inviting design -Eye-popping photos, wacky cartoons, and even a few jokes make these high-inter est subjects even more appealing -Small format suitable for older, reluctant readers -Up-to-the-minute research and statistics on world events such as Hurricane Katrina and the 2005 tsunami.

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The Freaky Facts books are filled with a bright, busy and inviting design. There are eye-popping photos, wacky cartoons, and even a few jokes to make these high-interest subjects even more appealing. The small format is suitable for older, reluctant readers.

Synopsis:

Introduces meteorological and geological disasters, including volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, blizzards and droughts, and discusses why these events occur, what problems they cause, and how scientists study them. Simultaneous.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781587285424
Publisher:
Two-Can Publishers
Subject:
General
Editor:
Anderson, Jill
Author:
Oliver, Clare
Author:
Fecher, Sarah
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Nature / Guide Books
Subject:
Natural Disasters
Subject:
Weather
Subject:
Science & Nature - Disasters
Subject:
General-General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Freaky Facts
Publication Date:
20060431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.80x6.70x.30 in. .25 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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Children's » Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Disasters
Children's » Science and Nature » Geology and Meteorology

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Product details 32 pages Two-Can Publishers - English 9781587285424 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The Freaky Facts books are filled with a bright, busy and inviting design. There are eye-popping photos, wacky cartoons, and even a few jokes to make these high-interest subjects even more appealing. The small format is suitable for older, reluctant readers.
"Synopsis" by , Introduces meteorological and geological disasters, including volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, blizzards and droughts, and discusses why these events occur, what problems they cause, and how scientists study them. Simultaneous.
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