The Buffalo Storm by Katherine ApplegateThe Buffalo Storm by Katherine Applegate

The Buffalo Storm

byKatherine ApplegateIllustratorJan Ormerod

Paperback | October 7, 2014

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"Add this stirring story to the growing number of picture books about pioneer life."&nbsp - Booklist, starred review Hallie isn't afraid of anything-that is, anything but storms, which she braves along with her grandmother, huddled beneath a special quilt. When her family&nbspjoins a wagon train headed west, leaving her grandmother-and everything Hallie has ever known-behind, Hallie knows she will have to be braver than she's ever been before. But can she summon&nbspthe courage to help&nbspa young buffalo&nbspstuck on a rocky ridge during&nbspa wild storm?&nbspThe Newbery medalist&nbspKatherine Applegate has paired&nbsplyrical text&nbspwith gorgeous watercolors throughout.&nbsp&nbsp
Katherine Applegate has written numerous books for young readers, including The One and Only Ivan, the middle grade chapter book for which she received the Newbery Medal in 2013. She is also the author of the recently published nonfiction picture book, Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla . She lives in Calif...
Title:The Buffalo StormFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 10 × 0.12 inPublished:October 7, 2014Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544339215

ISBN - 13:9780544339217


Editorial Reviews

With Saturday Night Live looming ever larger in the pop culture landscape, it's time for a history of improv comedy. Wasson delivers, moving nimbly from improv's origins in 1950s Chicago to movies like Caddyshack and TV shows like The Colbert Report. " - Entertainment Weekly "A compelling, absolutely unputdownable story . . . And, in case you're wondering, yes, the book is funny. In places, very funny. A remarkable story, magnificently told." - Booklist "