Can You Survive Storm Chasing?: An Interactive Survival Adventure

Can You Survive Storm Chasing?: An Interactive Survival Adventure

by Elizabeth Raum

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You're a meteorology student fascinated by storms. But Mother Nature can be unpredictable. Situations can quickly turn deadly when extreme weather is involved. What do you do when, You're in a van full of people and a tornado suddenly appears to be headed right for you? A hurricane gains strength along the Florida coast but you're unable to convince people to leave their homes? A flash flood suddenly strikes, putting you and your friends and family in mortal danger? Experience the life or death dilemmas that face storm chasers. YOU CHOOSE what you'll do next. The choices you make will either lead you to safety or to doom.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781429665872
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/01/2011
Series: You Choose: Survival Series
Pages: 112
Sales rank: 1,218,123
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 620L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Elizabeth Raum has written over two-dozen nonfiction books for young readers, including a biography of Louis Armstrong for Capstone Press. Over the years, she has worked as a middle school and high school English teacher, an elementary school librarian, and a college library director. Elizabeth Raum has written many nonfiction books for children. Two of her Capstone You Choose books, Orphan Trains: An Interactive History Adventure (2011) and Can You Survive Storm Chasing? (2012), are Junior Library Guild selections. Elizabeth lives in Michigan with her husband, Richard.

Table of Contents

About Your Adventure 5

Chapter 1 Amazed by Weather 7

Chapter 2 Tornado! 13

Chapter 3 Hurricane! 43

Chapter 4 Flood! 75

Chapter 5 Survival Guide 101

Real Survivors 106

Survival Quiz 108

Read More 109

Internet Sites 109

Glossary 110

Bibliography 111

Index 112

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Can You Survive Storm Chasing?: An Interactive Survival Adventure 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Res 1:bios Res 2:camp Res 3:training area Res 4:the river Res 5:old oak tree Res 6:grassy area Res 7:rocky outcrop Res 8:high branch Res 9:border 1 Res 10:border 2 Res 11:group of trees
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is a you choose book. Storm chasing is about people who are in the type if storm and you either live or die because you are playing a certain person in the book/ you are in the book playing someone in the book storms are really cool but can be dangreous but fun to learn about ecpeccialy when you are sorda in the book reccomend storm chasers its a very great and interesting book.