The Definitive Guide to

Hurricanes! (New Edition)

Written and illustrated by Gail Gibbons
Published by Holiday House
Goodreads Rating - 4.0 / 5.0
$18.99
List Price
4-8
Target Age
32
Pages
Picture
Book Type

What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

Imagine a force that can toss boats around like toys, wash away bridges, create waves as high as eighteen feet, and change the shape of a shoreline. With fierce winds and torrential rains, hurricanes can do all of these things. In this newly revised edition, GAIL GIBBONS introduces readers to the concepts of hurricane formation, classification, weather preparedness, and the ever-evolving technology that helps us try to predict the behavior of these powerful storms. Extensive updates include refined definitions for hurricane-related vocabulary, updated information about the wind speeds that define hurricane categories, information on emergency preparedness, and more. As these weather disturbances become more frequent and more powerful, Hurricanes is the perfect introduction for children to this important and timely topic.

What Kind of Book is Hurricanes! (New Edition)

Book Lists That Include Hurricanes! (New Edition)

Kids Book Club
Monthly. Curated. Delivered.
Get Started
As low as $16.95 / mo

Who Wrote Hurricanes! (New Edition)

author & illustrator
Gail Gibbons View Author

What Has Gail Gibbons Said About This Book

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Gail Gibbons know that we want more details from them about Hurricanes! (New Edition)!

More Books From These Creatives

Boat Book book
5.0
boats
Boat Book
Bats book
4.8
bats
Bats
the moon · animals · the ocean
Exploring the Deep, Dark Sea
From seed to plant book
4.0
gardening
From seed to plant
alligators and crocodiles
Alligators and Crocodiles
nature · animals · farms
Farming
cowboys and cowgirls
Cowboys and Cowgirls
vehicles · travel · trains
Trains
hard work · travel · trucks · vehicles
Trucks

Books You Might Enjoy If You Liked This Book

To the Sea book
6.7
making friends · kindness · problem solving · friendship · being nice · hard work · loneliness
To the Sea
The Little I Who Lost His Dot book
6.5
school · problem solving · alphabet (ABCs)
The Little I Who Lost His Dot
Dough Knights and Dragons book
6.3
dragons · baking · friendship · problem solving · activism
Dough Knights and Dragons
Off & Away book
6.3
courage · explorers · adventure · problem solving
Off & Away
Rosie Revere, Engineer book
6.1
scientists · Female Scientists · engineering · coping with failure · female role models · problem solving · innovation · inventions · science · flight
Rosie Revere, Engineer
Cinder Edna book
6.0
cinderella stories · problem solving · fractured fairy tales · princesses · self-reliant princesses
Cinder Edna
Solutions for Cold Feet book
6.0
problem solving
Solutions for Cold Feet
The Big Ideas of Buster Bickles book
5.9
robots · humor · problem solving · innovation
The Big Ideas of Buster Bickles

Book Details

ISBN 10:
0823441571
ISBN 13:
9780823441570
Publication Date:
January 1, 2019