Earthquake at Dawn

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Harcourt, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 194 pages
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It's April 18, 1906, and a powerful earthquake has just rocked San Francisco. Photographer Edith Irvine and her assistant, Daisy Valentine, survive the tragedy. Armed with Edith's camera, the two women set out to document the devastation--even as buildings crumble around them and soldiers promise to shoot anyone trying to photograph the crippled city.
Based on the real-life experience of photographer Edith Irvine, this harrowing tale of bravery and survival includes many of Irvine's now-famous photographs.

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User Review  - Sean McGuire - Goodreads

I'm on the fence as to whether or not I should give "Earthquake at Dawn" 3 stars or 3.5 stars. I finished "Earthquake at Dawn" at 1AM because I couldn't sleep but ended up having mixed reactions about ... Read full review

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User Review  - Chinook - Goodreads

The characters should have been interesting and sympathetic and the plot should have been riveting. Neither was the case. Informative though. Read full review

About the author (2003)

KRISTIANA GREGORY is the author of several award-winning novels. She lives in Boise, Idaho.

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