Al Roker's Extreme Weather (Hardcover)

Tornadoes, Typhoons, and Other Weather Phenomena

By Al Roker

HarperCollins, 9780062484994, 48pp.

Publication Date: August 29, 2017

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (8/28/2017)
Compact Disc (8/29/2017)
Compact Disc (8/29/2017)

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New York Times bestselling author, award-winning meteorologist, and Today Show co-anchor Al Roker explores extreme weather phenomena in his first book for kids.

Dive deep into a world of fascinating weather with everyone’s favorite meteorologist, Al Roker!

With this mesmerizing book that covers a wide range of topics, readers will learn about the conditions that generate unique weather occurrences like red sprites, thundersnow, and fogsicles.

Surprising facts, colorful spreads, and captivating pictures will hook children and adults alike as they uncover the mysteries of extreme weather—some they never even knew existed!

About the Author

Al Roker is cohost of NBC’s Today. He has received thirteen Emmy Awards, ten for his work on Today. He is the author of The Storm of the Century, an acclaimed history of the 1900 Galveston hurricane. He lives in Manhattan with his wife, ABC News and 20/20 correspondent Deborah Roberts, and has two daughters and a son.

Praise For Al Roker's Extreme Weather: Tornadoes, Typhoons, and Other Weather Phenomena

“Roker’s enthusiasm shines through in the text as he ranges through an abundance of information about floods, droughts, landslides, avalanches, and other related topics.”
— School Library Journal