The Resource What makes a tornado twist? : and other questions about... weather, by Mary Kay Carson ; illustrated by Louis Mackay

What makes a tornado twist? : and other questions about... weather, by Mary Kay Carson ; illustrated by Louis Mackay

Label
What makes a tornado twist? : and other questions about... weather
Title
What makes a tornado twist?
Title remainder
and other questions about... weather
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Kay Carson ; illustrated by Louis Mackay
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Is each snowflake unique? What comes first: thunder or lightning? What causes the seasons? Whatever the weather question a child has--from sunshine to storms or snow--the fascinating answers are right here!"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carson, Mary Kay
Dewey number
551.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.3
LC item number
.C3724 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mackay, Louise
Series statement
Good question!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weather
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Weather
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
What makes a tornado twist? : and other questions about... weather, by Mary Kay Carson ; illustrated by Louis Mackay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How's the weather? -- What are the three ingredients of weather? -- Why is the Amazon hotter than the North Pole? -- What causes the seasons? -- Why does weather start in the sky? -- Why does it rain? -- What makes a rainbow?: -- Why do clouds float? -- Is each snowflake unique? -- What causes stormy weather? -- What comes first: thunder or lightning? -- What makes a tornado twist? -- What are Earth's biggest storms? -- What's a nor'easter? -- Can it snow in a warm climate? -- Is Earth getting warmer? -- Can weather scientists predict the future? -- Find out more
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781454906834
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013042129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862041507
  • 436670
  • (OCoLC)ocn862041507
  • 436670
Label
What makes a tornado twist? : and other questions about... weather, by Mary Kay Carson ; illustrated by Louis Mackay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How's the weather? -- What are the three ingredients of weather? -- Why is the Amazon hotter than the North Pole? -- What causes the seasons? -- Why does weather start in the sky? -- Why does it rain? -- What makes a rainbow?: -- Why do clouds float? -- Is each snowflake unique? -- What causes stormy weather? -- What comes first: thunder or lightning? -- What makes a tornado twist? -- What are Earth's biggest storms? -- What's a nor'easter? -- Can it snow in a warm climate? -- Is Earth getting warmer? -- Can weather scientists predict the future? -- Find out more
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781454906834
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013042129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862041507
  • 436670
  • (OCoLC)ocn862041507
  • 436670

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