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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

Oxtra, Cristina

Summary: While vacationing in Thailand for the holidays, Tara and her mother are thrown into survival mode when a massive tsunami sweeps through Phuket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Tarshis, Lauren

Summary: A massive earthquake and devastating tsunami hit Japan while Ben is visiting his late father's hometown, pulling Ben's family apart and leaving him stranded in a strange country during an epic disaster.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC TAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Tarshis 2013

Hering, Marianne

Summary: After tsunami waves sweep over the Imagination Station, it breaks down completely. Patrick and Beth wash up on the shores of Japan on September 1, 1923. The cousins fear if the waters doesn't get them, the earthquake will! Disaster engulfs the city of Tokyo, leaving families and friends separated and desperate. Thanks to a Japanese celebrity and a performing elephant, the cousins escape the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Her

Squire, Ann

Summary: "Learn all about the violent waves known as tsunamis, from how they are formed to how they can affect people around the world"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.4 SQU

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.4 SQU

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Set True 551.46 Squire 2016

Summary: Two years ago a Tsunami ravaged the coast of Thailand and hundreds of thousands lost their lives. This story follows a group of people whose lives are irrevocably transformed in the aftermath including: a young couple searching for their child; a Thai survivor who loses his family and tries to prevent developers from seizing the land his village is built on; an Englishwoman whose husband and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV TSU

Parry, Richard Lloyd

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: On March 11, 2011, a 120-foot-high tsunami smashed into the northeast coast of Japan, leaving more than eighteen thousand people dead. It was Japan's single greatest loss of life since the atomic bombing of Nagasaki in 1945. Richard Lloyd Parry, an award winning foreign correspondent, lived through the earthquake in Tokyo and spent six years reporting from the disaster zone. Ghosts of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux/MCD 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 952 PAR

Rissman, Rebecca

Summary: In "narrative nonfiction format, this ... book follows a selection of people who experienced the 2011 Japan Tsunami"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2017

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Smith, Heather

Summary: "This gorgeously illustrated picture book tells the story of a young Japanese boy who loses his dad in a tsunami."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SMI

Summary: How did the Earth transform from a hot ball of molten rock and metal into the planet that we call home? How did our continents and oceans grow? Where did our great mountain ranges come from? The geological processes that have shaped our world have also influenced the way humans have populated the planet. From the Great Lakes to Iceland, the San Andreas Fault to Krakatoa, this series reveals the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Arts and Entertainment Network 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV HOW

Summary: Sebastian Bergman is strong-headed, politically incorrect, intuitive, abrasive and grief-stricken. He's struggling to come to terms with the loss of his wife and young daughter from the 2004 tsunami in Thailand, an event that caused his life to careen out of control. Returning to work, Bergman had one more surprise waiting for him - an adult daughter he never knew he had, now working alongside...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SEB

Bullard, Lisa.

Summary: Learn the answers to questions such as What a tsunami is? what causes a tsunami and what happens when a tsunami gets close to shore?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Company 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.47024 BUL

Langley, Andrew

Summary: Stunning photographs help take readers into the world of natural disasters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kingfisher 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.34 Lan

Orr, Tamra.

Summary: Shows how math skills can be used to learn more about tsunamis, including the triggers, the difference from regular waves, and where they occur most often.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Pub. 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.47024 ORR

Tyler, Madeline.

Summary: "A monstrous megatsunami sounds like the plot of thrilling action movie, but could this catastrophic natural disaster really be in our future? As climate change continues to impact the planet in dangerous and destructive ways, it's best to be prepared. This volume introduces readers to the concept of extreme storms in an entertaining way. "--Google Books.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.46 TYL

Funk, Joe

Summary: " ... officially documents in unforgettable words and pictures the inspirational stories of people surviving against impossible odds, heroic acts crossing all boundaries of gender, age and nationality, and a planet ignoring its artificial boundaries to come together"--from p. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Triumph Books 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.463 Funk

Lace, William W.

Summary: Describes the events the occurred during the tsunami in the Indian Ocean in 2004, from the disaster itself and the damage that was caused to the rescue efforts of the international community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House Publishers 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.3495 LAC

Summary: On 12/26/04 a series of tidal waves killed thousands and devastated communities around the Indian Ocean. With around 100 tsunamis striking the world's coastlines each decade, Nova investigates what made the recent event so powerful and catastrophic.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV TSU

Lüsted, Marcia Amidon.

Summary: Discusses the devastating March 11, 2011 earthquake in Japan and the tsunami it spawned, examining the extent of the damage to the country and its people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 952.0512 LUS

Lewis, Richard

Summary: In the aftermath of the 2004 tsunami in Sumatra, two teenagers, American Sarah and Acehnese Ruslan, meet and continue together their arduous climb inland, where Ruslan hopes to find his father and Sarah seeks a doctor for her brother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LEW

Summary: The experienced geologist Kristian Eikfjord has accepted a job offer out of town. He is getting ready to move from the city of Geiranger with his family, when he and his colleagues measure small geological changes in the underground. Kristian gets worried and his worst nightmare is about to come true, when the alarm goes off and the disaster is inevitable. With less than 10 minutes to react, it...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN WAV

Coonts, Stephen

Summary: A renegade government and a terrorist cell have gained access to nuclear artillery shells that they intend to detonate in the Canary Islands to cause a massive landslip that will crash on the eastern seaboard. Only Charlie Dean and his team at Desk Three can help avert catastrophe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COO

Watts, Peter

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: SF Watts 2001

Addison, Corban

Summary: Orphaned and homeless after a tsunami decimates their coastal India town, teenage sisters Ahalya and Sita Ghai are abducted and sold to a Mumbai brothel owner before they are helped by an American attorney fighting human trafficking.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC ADD

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