|Dimensions||20.5 × 25.4 × 0.5 cm|
A new nonfiction picture book in the award-winning Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out series that’s all about powerful hurricanes! Winds whip. Waves crash. Rain pours down. A superstorm moves across the ocean and gets closer and closer to land. Hurricane watch! Read and find out how hurricanes form, how scientists track the storms and what kids can do to keep themselves safe if one strikes. Perfect for budding meteorologists, Hurricane Watch is bursting with fascinating facts paired with engaging visuals and diagrams. This picture book also includes a Find Out More section with an activity on air pressure, web research prompts and a glossary of storm and weather vocabulary. Both text and artwork were vetted by Dr. William J. Brennan of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for accuracy.
Taia Morley has worked as a toy and game designer for several big fancy toy companies. She is also an illustrator with work appearing in books, magazines and on packaging and she even illustrated the entire surface of the St. Paul Public Library Bookmobile. She lives in Minnesota and one of the things that helps her cope with the long, cold winters are warm bakery items. She is married to a wonderful guy and they have four pretty great kids and one old brown dog.
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