Survival in the Storm: The Dust Bowl Diary of Grace Edwards

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Scholastic, 2002 - Juvenile Fiction - 186 pages
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Fourteen-year-old Katelan Janke writes this exciting and harrowing tale of Grace Edwards and her family's struggle to survive the dangers and despair of the American Dust Bowl.

In fourteen-year-old Katelan Janke's first Dear America book, we meet Grace Edwards, a little girl growing up in the heart of the Texas panhandle, in the midst of the Dust Bowl. Fierce, dust-filled winds ravage the plains and threaten the town's agricultural livelihood, creating poverty and despair among Grace's neighbors. Will her family's farm survive?

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Review: Survival in the Storm: The Dust Bowl Diary of Grace Edwards (Dear America)

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I picked up a bunch of dear America from the library book sale. I finally read one and thought it was a nice story full of history. The back has real historical notes and pictures. This one was ... Read full review

Review: Survival in the Storm: The Dust Bowl Diary of Grace Edwards (Dear America)

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

I picked up a bunch of dear America from the library book sale. I finally read one and thought it was a nice story full of history. The back has real historical notes and pictures. This one was ... Read full review

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