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Talk to Your Kids About Hurricanes

Francie Alexander helps parents calm children's fears with "Bibliotherapy"-- books that teach about hurricanes and storm safety tips.
 
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Wild Weather: Hurricanes!
by Lorraine Jean Hopping Illustrated by Jody Wheeler

This book discusses where hurricanes come from, what types there are, and what people should do when one strikes.

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Clifford and the Big Storm
by Norman Bridwell Illustrated by Norman Bridwell

When a hurricane strikes while Clifford and Emily Elizabeth are having fun visiting her grandmother at the beach, Clifford knows just what to do to keep everyone safe.

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Hurricanes
Series: What on Earth?
by Catherine E. Chambers
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Hurricane!
by Jonathan London Illustrated by Henri Sorensen
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Can You Believe...Hurricanes?
by Sandra Markle Illustrated by Jo-Ellen Bosson

Packed with color photographs, this exciting book takes a look at hurricanes — from their formation to the destruction they cause — and the scientists who study them. Part of a brand-new series by a well-known science author, this book also includes mini-quizzes and activities.

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What's the Weather?
by Jennifer Cali Illustrated by Edward Miller

Is it raining? Is it snowing? Look at what the children are wearing. Then turn the page to find out. Early readers will enjoy this easy concept book.

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The Magic School Bus Inside a Hurricane
by Joanna Cole Illustrated by Bruce Degen

Count on Ms. Frizzle to teach anything but an ordinary lesson on meteorology. Flying through the clouds in the Magic School Bus, Ms. Frizzle's class experiences a hurricane — and even a tornado — firsthand. During their thrilling ride through the sky, Arnold gets lost!

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