Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Trueman, Terry.

Summary: A fictional account of one of the worst storms to hit the Caribbean--Hurricane Mitch in 1998--told from the perspective of a thirteen-year-old boy living in a small village in Honduras.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: CD J Trueman

Berg, Gordon

Summary: Seven-year-old Harry loves his new tropical paradise. Miami had the puffiest clouds ever, an ocean air that spoke of life teeming beneath the waves and, best of all, a new puppy. This was way better than Detroit! That is, until a deadly hurricane packing 150 mile-per-hour winds crashed ashore. Almost everyone was asleep and caught off guard. Then, in the light of dawn, when they thought the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mission Point Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BER

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Berg 2019

Trump, Donald

Summary: Composed entirely of quotations from President Donald Trump in the wake of Hurricane Florence. On September 19, 2018, Trump paid a visit to New Bern, North Carolina, one of the towns ravaged by Hurricane Florence. It was there he showed deep concern for a boat that washed ashore. "At least you got a nice boat out of the deal," said President Trump to hurricane victims. "Have a good time!" he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 817 TRU

Murray, Julie

Summary: "This title focuses on hurricanes and gives information related to the science, reach, cause, and danger of the wild weather.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Zoom, a division of ABDO 2018

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Summary: Examines how, in the weeks and months following the Hurricane Katrina disaster of 2005, New Orleans musicians attempted to re-establish the Big Easy's music scene. Features interviews and performances of Dr. John, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville, Marcia Ball, Kermit Ruffins, Cowboy Mouth, and the Iguanas. Discusses the shock, sorrow, and courage the musicians experienced as they struggled to return...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC NEW

Deibert, Michael

Summary: "When Hurricane Maria roared across Puerto Rico in September 2017, it devastated the island. It was an unprecedented natural disaster, a Category 5 major hurricane, and ultimately responsible for the deaths of more than three thousand people. It also ripped away the facade that had dominated discussions of the island's relationship with the United States for over a century This is the first...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Apollo Publishers 2019

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Blake, Kevin

Summary: "Young readers will learn about the devastating Hurricane Harvey."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 976.4 BLA

Gibbons, Gail.

Summary: With fierce winds and torrential rains, hurricanes can toss boats around like toys, wash away bridges, and create waves as high as 18 feet. Learn how hurricanes are formed, how they are named and classified, and what to do if a dangerous storm is coming your way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.55 Gibbons 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.552 GIB

Greenberg, Keith Elliot

Summary: Profiles the life of Brian Taggart, a pilot for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, whose job involves flying directly into dangerous storms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackbirch Press 1998

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.552 GRE

Smith, Roland

Summary: Twelve-year-old Chase Masters travels the country with his father, a "storm runner," but he is tested in ways he never could have imagined when he and a new friend are caught in a hurricane near St. Petersburg, Florida.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Audiobooks 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD SMI

Wingate, Lisa

Summary: When a storm sweeps through, three women will discover that sisterhood and the sea can change hearts, lives, and futures in the most unpredictable of ways.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Wingate 2018

Roker, Al

Summary: Presents an account of the legendary hurricane to assess its destruction of Galveston, role in thousands of deaths, and influence on American history and culture. --Publisher's description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.8 ROK

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.8 ROK

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.8 ROK

Smith, Roland

Summary: Twelve-year-old Chase Masters travels the country with his father, a "storm runner," but he is tested in ways he never could have imagined when he and a new friend are caught in a hurricane near St. Petersburg, Florida.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SMI

Hoyle, McCall

Summary: The accident caused Sophie's dad to walk out of her life, and left her older sister, Meredith, barely able to walk at all. Sophie is trying to keep the family business running, get accepted to veterinary school, and protect her mom and sister from another disaster. But when a hurricane forms off the coast of North Carolina's Outer Banks and heads right toward their island, Sophie realizes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blink 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION HOY

Simon, Seymour.

Summary: Discusses where and how hurricanes are formed, the destruction caused by legendary storms, and the precautions to take when a hurricane strikes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.552 Simon

Smith, Roland

Summary: "The president's daughter has been kidnapped by the elusive and lethal Ghost Cell. Quest (Q) and Angela are in hot pursuit with vicious winds and blinding rain thwarting them at every turn. It's a desperate high stakes chase"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SMI

2 holds on 4 copies

Summary: When a hurricane hits her hometown, Haley ignores evacuation orders to search for her missing father. Finding him injured in the crawl space of their family home, the two become trapped by floodwaters. As time runs out to escape the storm, Haley and her father discover that the rising water level is the least of their fears.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Berger, Melvin.

Summary: Provides answers to a variety of questions about tornadoes and hurricanes, including "Where do most tornadoes strike," and "How long do hurricanes last?"

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.55 Berger

Cabot, Meg

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Bree" Beckham, who escaped a stormy marriage, now faces a category-five hurricane headed for her Florida island home. Animal-loving Bree sets out to rescue pets cut off from their owners, but that may mean needing to rely on Drew Hartwell, the local sexy heartbreaker.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Doeden, Matt.

Summary: A simple look at these amazing storms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2008

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Marsh, Carole

Summary: Avery, Ella, and their two Girl Scout friends decide to show their love for animals by volunteering at an animal shelter. They have fun giving puppies baths, cuddling canines, and even cleaning cages! But when the girls realize that the dogs and puppies are disappearing, they become alarmed. Who is taking the precious pups? And why?? To make matters worse, there's a hurricane coming! Join these...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carole Marsh/Gallopade International 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED MAR

Somervill, Barbara A.

Summary: Describes the life cycle of a hurricane and explains how math is used to predict and track a storm's path.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Pub. 2012

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Callender, Kheryn

Summary: Born on Water Island in the Virgin Islands during a hurricane, which is considered bad luck, twelve-year-old Caroline falls in love with another girl--and together they set out in a hurricane to find Caroline's missing mother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC CAL

Kephart, Beth

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Mira lives in a small island beach town off the coast of New Jersey year-round, and when a devastating superstorm strikes she will face the storm's wrath and the destruction it leaves behind alone.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC KEP