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Extreme Weather

Margaret Hynes


List Price: 8.99*
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Navigate your way through a fantastic range of subjects with this visually spectacular new series. Every spread is brimming with lively text, amazing photographs and artworks, and weblinks and quotes. Panels throughout offer focused information on specific topics.

Kids love the excitement—and danger—of hurricanes and tornadoes. Navigators: Extreme Weather by Margaret Hynes takes reader on a tour of the science behind the most awe-inspiring weather phenomena—such as lightning, hail, monsoons, and whiteouts. Hundreds of photographs and illustrations and include brief but informative explanations of an astonishing array of meteorological happenings. Detailed maps and diagrams further support understanding.

Praise For Navigators: Extreme Weather

“This title . . . could help foster a passion for exploring the ever-expanding limits of technology potential. ” —Booklist

“This title presents an all-encompassing look at wildlife, from defensive behavior and habitats to birthing and hunting. . . . [B]udding zoologists will find a wealth of fascinating facts amidst the photographs, illustrations, and sidebars.” —Horn Book

Kingfisher, 9780753469545, 48pp.

Publication Date: March 19, 2013

About the Author

Margaret Hynes has written and edited a variety of children's titles on topics as diverse as vocabulary, dinosaurs, history, soccer, science, and animals. She is also the author of Kingfisher Young Knowledge: Polar Lands.