Hurricanes

June 26, 2007|
Hurricanes by Seymour Simon
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Takes young readers on an in-depth exploration of one of the most awe-inspiring and devastating events in nature: hurricanes. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 6 to 8. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children.

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."

 
Seymour Simon has been called "the dean of the [children's science book] field" by the New York Times. He has written more than 200 books for young readers and is the recipient of the Science Books & Films Key Award for Excellence in Science Books, the Empire State Award for excellence in literature for young people, and the Educationa...
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Title:Hurricanes
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:32 pages, 10 X 10 X 0 in
Shipping dimensions:32 pages, 10 X 10 X 0 in
Published:June 26, 2007
Publisher:HarperCollins
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780061170713

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