Natural Disasters

  • Big weather: chasing tornadoes in the heart of America. Mark Svenvold. 551.553 SVE
  • Category 5: the story of Camille: lessons unlearned from America‘s most violent hurricane. Ernest Zebrowski. 363.3492 ZEB
  • Come hell or high water: Hurricane Katrina and the color of disaster. Michael Eric Dyson. 363.3492 DYS
  • A crack in the edge of the world: America and the great Cali-fornia earthquake of 1906. Simon Winchester. 979.461 WIN
  • Down in New Orleans: reflections from a drowned city. Billy Sothern. 976.335 SOT
  • The edge of disaster: rebuilding a resilient nation. Stephen Flynn. 363.34 FLY
  • Firefly guide to global hazards. Robert Kovach. 551 KOV
  • Hurricane watch: forecasting the deadliest storms on earth. Bob Sheets, Jack Williams. 551.552 SHE
  • Raging forces: life on a violent planet. George W. Stone. 550 STO
  • The storm gourmet: a guide to creating extraordinary meals without electricity. Daphne Nikolopoulos. 641.61 NIK
  • Storm warning: the story of a killer tornado. Nancy Mathis. 551.553 MAT
  • Storm world: hurricanes, politics, and the battle over global warming. Chris Mooney. 363.7387 MOO
  • Wave of destruction: the stories of four families and history’s deadliest tsunami. Erich Krauss. 959.3 KRA
  • Yokohama burning: the deadly 1923 earthquake and fire that helped forge the path to World War II. Joshua Hammer. 952.136 HAM

FICTION

  • Acts of nature. Jonathon King. Mystery KIN
  • Dark water rising. Marian Hale. Y Fic HAL
  • Life as we knew it. Susan Beth Pfeffer. Y Fic PFE
  • The Palm Sunday tornado. Timothy Bontrager. Ind. Coll. Fic BON

DVDS

  • Come a tide. DVD Children R
  • Inside Hurricane Katrina. DVD 363.3492
  • Nature’s fury. DVD 551.55
  • Tornado intercept. DVD 551.553
  • Twister. DVD Action Adv. T
  • When the levees broke: a requiem in four acts. DVD 363.3492

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

  • Be a storm chaser. David Dreier. J 551.55 DRE
  • The bravest of us all. Marsha Diane Arnold. Pic ARN
  • Dangerous planet: natural disasters that changed history. Bryn Barnard. J 363.34 BAR
  • The earth dragon awakes: the San Francisco earthquake of 1906. Laurence Yep. J YEP
  • One lucky girl. George Ella Lyon. Pic LYO
  • Study earthquakes. Suzy Gazlay. J 551.22 GAZ
  • Tsunamis and other natural disasters: a nonfiction companion to High tide in Hawaii. Mary Pope Osborne. J 363.34 OSB
  • Twisters and other terrible storms: a nonfiction companion to Twister on Tuesday. Will Osborne & Mary Pope Osborne. J 551.55 OSB