Published October 2001
by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English
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One of the pleasures of researching my book on volcanoes was to discover new stories and writers. Constance Gordon Cumming was a writer and painter, who travelled independently across vast reaches of the Pacific Ocean in the s. After visiting Fiji, New Zealand, Tonga and Tahiti, she eventually landed on Hawaii in October Children's and young adult author Robert Cameron latest release “Volcano: A Kids Book About Volcanoes, including fun facts, pictures, and types of Volcanoes from around the world"/5. An excellent book for all readers interested in volcanoes. "Dr. Haraldur Sigurdsson's new book "Melting the Earth" is a wonderful journey through time as he traces the history of man's fear and love of volcanic eruptions. I can't think of a better guide on this epic journey.". Volcano Explorers, by Pam Rosenberg With big text and simple sentences, this book is great for the younger, independent readers. It gives basic information about the how, where, and what of volcanoes, as well as some information about the scientists who study them: what they look for and how they get their data.
This is a short, informative book about volcanoes, designed for young school-age children. The narrative is interesting and the text is paired with many colorful photographs. Our youngest brought this book home from her second grade class to practice her reading and comprehension of nonfiction material/5. Teachers may share the resources on this page with any students who have the courage to research volcanoes. PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8. Under the Volcano is metaphor built on metaphor, where everything has mulitple meanings, depths within depths. The story eventually reaching a crescendo where metaphor and reality meet. This book will stand many readings as there are still themes and threads to the story whose meaning eludes me and yet the parts I do understand mark this book as something truly unique in by: Under The Volcano. I thought The Tunnel was the most exquisitely drawn book title. But no. Under The Volcano. A fiercely poetic title. Terse in form and rich in mythic imagery. Under: Beneath and covered by. Below the surface of. At a point or position lower or further down than. In the position or state of bearing, supporting, sustaining /5(K).
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