From the Series Day of Disaster
Just when Tyler thought his day couldn’t get any worse, his speech team’s bus gets stuck in the middle of the desert. After an embarrassing screw-up that caused the team to lose, all Tyler wants is get home. But the wind is picking up and the dark, ominous clouds approaching look threatening. His teammates are starting to panic. If they aren’t running away or getting hurt, they’re bickering with one another. Can Tyler help his team keep it together as they figure out how to survive the incoming dust storm?
|Interest Level||Grade 6 - Grade 12|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Genre||High/Low, Young Adult|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Darby Creek ™|
|Number of Pages||112|
Author: Kristin Johnson
Kristin Johnson lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with her family and their dog and teaches writing at a local college. She spent two years as a media specialist and children's librarian in Minneapolis Public Schools.
“While these books are slim, their relatable characters and fast-paced plots will have a strong impact on teen readers.”—School Library Journal
“[A]n adrenaline-fueled and tightly paced high-school disaster story with a victorious conclusion.”—Booklist
“[A]bsorbing . . . . Emergency safety advice laced with teen banter makes for a quick read.”—Kirkus Reviews