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Pettiford, Rebecca

Summary: "Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to ice storms. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bellwether Media 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.55 PET

Raum, Elizabeth.

Summary: "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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC YOU

Spradlin, Michael P

Summary: When a monster storm descends on Mount Denali in Alaska, several teams of climbers are trapped in the blizzard, and Lieutenant Jamal Jenkins and his squad of Pararescuemen are called on to locate and rescue them--if they can survive some of the harshest conditions on the planet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: All dogs go to heaven: Set in 1939 New Orleans, the story centers on Charles B. Barkin, a roguish German shepherd with the charm of a con man and the heart of a marshmallow. Out for revenge against his double-crossing former partner, a cigar-chomping pit bull known as Carface, Charlie finds himself guardian to a lonely little orphan named Anne-Marie. Her astounding ability to talk to animals...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV ALL

Brown, Don

Summary: A graphic novel account of the giant dust storms in the Midwest in the 1930s discusses the ecological and agricultural damage caused by the storms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Graphic Novels, Call number: J 978.032 BRO

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC BRO

Perish, Patrick

Summary: "Amazing photography accompanies engaging information about how to survive a tsunami. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bellwether Media 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 613.6 PER

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: A big storm is approaching, and Katie, her parents, and all her neighbors head to the grocery store to stock up on necessities--and Katie gets a lesson in smart shopping.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Schwartz, Alexandra Cassel

Summary: Daniel Tiger gets scared when a bad storm hits the neighborhood and learns to look for people who can help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2018

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Hatfield, Ruth.

Summary: When his parents disappear after a fierce storm, eleven-year-old Danny, unaccustomed to acts of bravery, comes to their rescue after finding a valuable shard of wood that enables him to talk to plants and animals and battle terrifyingly powerful enemies, including the demonic Sammael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION HAT

Christopher, Lucy

Summary: Moss lives alone with her magician father and a dog on a magical island, until a tempest sweeps a wild, not-quite-human boy, Callan, onto its beaches, and the two grow close, despite her father's worries--and then one day, a young man from the outside world is shipwrecked on her island, and after that nothing will be the same again.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicken House/Scholastic Inc. 2018

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Dorsey, Tim.

Summary: Embarking on a plan to finish the motorcycle journey of his Easy Rider heroes in the Florida panhandle, Serge Storms and his sidekick Coleman encounter corrupt politicians, homicides, and mind-altering drugs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOR

Durbin, William

Summary: Thirteen-year-old C.J. records in a journal the conditions of the Dust Bowl that cause the Jackson family to leave their farm in Oklahoma and make the difficult journey to California, where they find a harsh life as migrant workers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC DUR

Geisert, Arthur.

Summary: Presents an illustrated account of a storm that moves through a Midwestern farming region over the course of several hours that is documented by a timeline and images of atmospheric changes and human response.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enchanted Lion Books 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E GEI

Iwamura, Kazuo

Summary: Mick, Mack, and Molly, three young squirrels, find themselves awake and wanting to play all night like the owl children and learn that they should be going to bed instead.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North-South 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E IWA

Overton, Morgan

Summary: Wilson, Koko, and Brewster save the day and help to keep the town moving as ice and snow cover Chuggington.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV CHU

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Chuggington 2012

Peterfreund, Diana

Summary: "When a storm strikes at Blackbrook Academy, an elite prep school nestled in the woods of Maine, a motley crew of students--including Beth 'Peacock' Picach, Orchid McKee, Vaughn Green, Sam 'Mustard' Maestor, Finn Plum, and Scarlet Mistry--are left stranded on campus with their headmaster. Hours later, her body is found hanging in the conservatory and it's very clear her death was no suicide....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC PET

Hesse, Karen.

Summary: During the Great Depression, fourteen-year-old Billie Jo must endure heartwrenching ordeals that no child should have to face. She and her parents struggle to keep their Oklahoma farm running as a drought and devastating dust storms take a toil on both the land and the family. In this midst of this turmoil, a tragic household accident badly injures both Billie Jo and her mother. The quiet...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Klise, Kate.

Summary: Larry does not like it when his loud, flashy grandmother comes to visit, especially when she talks about taking him to Tanzania or the South Seas one day, but after a huge summer storm damages their home and valley, he sees another side of Grammy Lamby.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KLI

Rajczak, Michael

Summary: The 2015 drought in California continually made national news—but it’s not the only place that’s battled a lack of water in recent years. Droughts disrupt the water cycle, crop production, and the everyday lives of people and animals living in the region. Can they be prevented? Readers are introduced to why droughts happen and how they’re dealt with when they do. An emphasis on conservation and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.5 RAJ

Schumacher, Michael

Contents: "How could such a thing happen on a goddamn lake?" Lakes Superior and Michigan -- "So violent a storm": apocalypse on Lake Huron -- "You might not have light tonight": the storm visits Cleveland -- "I might see you in heaven": explorations of loss -- "This was not natural": discoveries.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 977.033 SCH

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.033 SCH

Steele, Michael Anthony

Summary: When Weather Wizard unleashes the fury of his giant weather wand to extort money from the citizens of Central City, The Flash must outrun lightning to stop him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE STE

Tougias, Mike

Summary: During the height of the blizzard of 1978, a tanker foundered on the shoals off the Massachusetts coast. The Coast Guard dispatched a patrol boat that was soon in trouble, too. A pilot-boat captain, Frank Quirk, heard of the Coast Guard's plight on his radio. He gathered his crew of four, readied his forty-nine-foot steel boat, the Can Do, and entered the maelstrom of the blizzard soon to be...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 551.555 TOU

Bone, Emily.

Summary: What different types of storms are out there? What makes thunder and lightning? What is a hurricane and why does it cause so much damage? In this book, you'll find the answers and lots more fascinating facts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Set Science 551.55 Bone 2012

Dorsey, Tim

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Devoted Floridaphile Serge Storms is a lover of history, so he's decided to investigate his own using one of those DNA services from late-night TV. Excited to construct a family tree, he and Coleman hit the road to meet his kin. Serge is thrilled to discover he may be related to a notorious serial killer who's terrorized the state for twenty years and never been caught. Which one of his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Large Print , an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2021

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