Hurricanes

by Seymour Simon

On Sale: 06/26/2007

Hurricanes

by Seymour Simon

On Sale: 06/26/2007

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About the Book

Takes young readers on an in-depth exploration of one of the most awe-inspiring and devastating events in nature: hurricanes. 

This dramatic nonfiction picture book is intensified through arresting full-color photographs and satellite images.

Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon explains what hurricanes are and how they develop; what storm surges are; and the basics of forecasting and precautions that families should take.

Booklist commented: "This is unsurpassed for kindling interest in a scientific subject and communicating an understanding of its scope and significance."

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780061170713
  • ISBN 10: 0061170712
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • On Sale: 06/26/2007
  • Pages: 32
  • List Price:9.99 CAD
  • Ages: 6 to 10
  • BISAC1 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Disasters
  • BISAC2 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems
  • BISAC3 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Weather

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