The terrible damage caused by tornadoes has been a focus of many newspapers and TV news programs. Tornadoes strike quickly, violently, and almost everywhere on Earth. The United States has more tornadoes each year than any other country. One part of the nation experiences tornadoes so often it's called Tornado Alley. In this book, readers will learn how tornadoes are formed and what to do when a tornado warning is issued. They'll see astonishing photographs of twisters and the destruction that these terrifying winds can cause.
* Reviews *Series Review: Angry EarthThis series will draw in reluctant readers with its emphasis on destruction and spectacular photos, while the informative content and simple diagrams make it a strong introduction to earth science. Interesting tidbits and historical accounts of both lesser- and well-known disasters enhance the scientific facts. . .the many photos capture both the adrenaline of these forces of nature as well as the destruction they cause.School Library Journal