Powerful, terrifying, and fascinating, hurricanes are earth’s mightiest storms. Packing ferocious winds, pushing gigantic waves, capable of toppling trees and buildings – hurricanes are unmatched in their size and fury. Award-winning author Patricia Lauber presents the gripping stories of this century’s worst hurricanes with vivid photographs, maps, and diagrams sure to provide an up-to-the-minute understanding of these unpredictable storms.
Common Core Alignment:
RI.5.5. Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.