From the Series Day of Disaster
After losing his job and getting grounded, Elijah is sure this will be the worst summer ever. Little does he know, it’s about to get worse. News breaks that a wildfire is burning out of control—and it’s headed straight for his town. As the fire nears, Elijah must act quickly. Should he evacuate? Can he and his friends escape the flames? And what will they lose along the way?
|Interest Level||Grade 6 - Grade 12|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Genre||Fiction, High/Low, Young Adult|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Darby Creek ™|
|Number of Pages||112|
School Library Journal
“While these books are slim, their relatable characters and fast-paced plots will have a strong impact on teen readers.”—School Library Journal
“[A]bsorbing . . . . Emergency safety advice laced with teen banter makes for a quick read.”—Kirkus Reviews
Author: Vanessa Acton
Vanessa Acton is a writer and editor in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She enjoys stalking dead people (also known as historical research), drinking too much tea, and taking long walks during her home state's annual three-week thaw.