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Hurricane! by Jonathan London


by Jonathan London

Other authors: Henri Sorensen (Illustrator)

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Two boys went on a normal day to skorkle, when suddenly their mom comes yelling and panting about a hurricane. As they watched everything being destroyed, they drove to the shelter. The next day the hurricane was over and they cleaned up all the disaster. Ages 4-8 ( )
  sayraa | Mar 22, 2017 |
One moment the sun is shining in Puerto Rico, and the next disaster looms on the horizon, a hurricane! A young boy describes his family's experience of a hurricane that tears through their home. Ages 4-8
  Myocom89 | Mar 22, 2017 |
This book shows what happens during a hurricane and the emotions and fear that are stirred up when a big disaster hits. It provides a view of the disater from the child's point of view and shows that after disaster strikes the sun will shine again, and things get better in time.
  Breanna_2218 | Mar 20, 2017 |
One day two boys went to the beach to snorkel. Their mom began to yell, "Hurricane!!!." They ran back to the house and began packing to leave. They drove to the rain shelter to ride out the hurricane. They sang songs at the shelter so that they would stay calm. They awoke the next day to discover the hurricane was over.
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  Bevareyes | Mar 9, 2017 |
Two boys out in ocean, snorkeling, when beginning of hurricane started. They went home and packed with their mom. The ride to the shelter was scary as the hurricane was getting worse. But they made it safely to the shelter and sang songs to help keep them calm.The next day they spent picking up trash around the community.
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  morganchapin | Mar 1, 2017 |
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One moment the sun is shining on the slopes of El Yunque, the largest mountain in eastern Puerto Rico. The next, everything has changed. The sky has turned deep purple, and you feel as if the air has been sucked from your lungs. That can mean only one thing: A hurricane is coming!

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A young boy describes the experiences of his family when a hurricane hits their home on the island of Puerto Rico.

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