Synopses & Reviews
This new multi-level Eyewitness reading program uses DK's dramatic non-fiction style to entice children into reading. From ducklings and dinosaurs, to farm animals and firefighters, the subjects have been carefully chosen to appeal to beginning readers at four different reading levels. Stunning photography and simple, informative narratives ensure that even the most reluctant reader will want to learn to read while reading to learn.
DK is reissuing some of its most beloved Readers with a fresh new look, perfect for 21st century kids From the eruption of Mount Vesuvius to the San Francisco earthquake of 1906, Earthquakes and Other Natural Disasters brings readers face to face with some of the deadliest natural disasters of all time and teaches the scientific forces that cause these incredible events.
This book brings readers face to face with some of the deadliest natural disasters of all time, from the eruption of Mount Vesuvius to the San Francisco earthquake of 1906. As they go, they'll learn about the scientific forces that cause these incredible events.
Table of Contents
Planet power -- Vesuvius erupts! -- Lisbon's great quake -- River of Sorrow -- Pelee awakes -- Earthquake! -- Long Island Express -- Avalanche -- Bushfire -- Dealing with disasters -- Glossary.