Eye of the Storm: Chasing Storms with Warren Faidley

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, May 1, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
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Readers accompany acclaimed storm tracker Warren Faidley as he tracks tornadoes, lightning, and hurricanes while recounting dramatic true storm-chasing assignments and providing comprehensive weather information for children. Reprint.

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User Review  - mpresti - LibraryThing

Warren Faidley is an artist of capturing dangerous meteorological moments on camera. He has risked his life numerous times to bring the power of thunderstorms to a popular audience. His interest in ... Read full review

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This book reads like an adventure novel. It introduces the main character, Warren Faidley,and explains how he became a storm chaser. Between these introductions, though, the author provides background ... Read full review


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Stephen Kramer is the author of many science books for young readers, including How to Think Like a Scientist, Lightning, and Eye of the Storm. He teaches at an elementary school near Vancouver, Washington, where he lives with his wife and two sons.

Warren Faidley, the "Cyclone Cowboy," has experienced more extreme weather events than anyone, including baseball-sized hail, flash floods, lightning strikes, an F5 tornado, and the interior of a category 5 hurricane. Warren makes his living year round as a professional storm-chaser. He works with the Discovery and Weather channels, and was a primary consultant on the film Twister. He lives in Arizona.

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