From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Earth in Danger
Earthquakes happen when big plates of earth slide past one another. Powerful earthquakes can cause serious damage. Learn how scientists monitor for earthquakes, where they are common, and how to stay safe. Plus hear from an earthquake survivor!
|Interest Level||Grade 1 - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Lightning Bolt Books ®|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“With our growing climate crisis disrupting regular weather patterns and children experiencing more extreme weather and natural disasters themselves, these are necessary for answering the tough questions of emerging readers. . . . [I]ndispensable for public and school libraries.”—School Library Journal
Author: Carol Kim
Carol Kim has written numerous fiction and nonfiction books, covering topics from sharks to smartphones. She is based in Austin, Texas.
Nonfiction Series for the Curious Mind
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