I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011 (I Survived #12)

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Grades 4 - 8Grades 3 - 6n/a5.113677
A destructive force is about to hit the city of Joplin...

Eleven-year-old Dexter has always wanted to see a tornado. So when he gets the incredible opportunity to go storm chasing with the famous Dr. Norman Rays, he has to say yes! Dr. Rays is the host of Tornado Mysteries, the show that Dex and his older brother, Jeremy, watched every night until Jeremy joined the U.S. Navy SEALs and left Joplin.

Dex certainly knows how deadly tornadoes can be, but this one isn't heading toward Joplin, and wouldn't it be great to have a brave and exciting story of his own to tell Jeremy when he comes home? But when the tornado shifts direction, Dexter's bravery is about to get seriously tested...

Hardcover, 112 pages
Published on August 25, 2015 by Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN-10: 0545852323
ISBN-13: 9780545852326
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  • meThursday, October 12, 2017 at 8:25 am
    They should make "I SURVIVED , The El Reno Tornado, May 31, 2013"
    • igev
      igevTuesday, October 10, 2017 at 7:15 am
      I think the book is good and I'm telling my teacher to make me keep the book.
      • boss boyFriday, September 8, 2017 at 7:23 am
        i think it is good compared to all the other ones
        • cvbnFriday, September 8, 2017 at 7:22 am
          its good
          • Girl GamerMonday, August 28, 2017 at 5:06 pm
            The book is about Dex is worried about Jermey and stumbles upon Dr.Norman a tornado chaser. He invites Dex over to chase some tornados until he finds out a destructive force is going to tear his city apart. He survives but Norm is badly hurt and he is worry about his parents.
            • muzMonday, August 21, 2017 at 9:59 am
              i have one question to u can any one tell me some parts of the story bec im having trouble doing my summer report
              • awesome_manFriday, May 19, 2017 at 2:14 pm
                5 stars
                • oh_hi_mark
                  oh_hi_markThursday, May 11, 2017 at 11:45 am
                  I thought this was a really good book
                  • Ghost98_fxThursday, May 11, 2017 at 11:07 am
                    It's good I like! Every book in this series favorite series
                    • trovepro22Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 1:39 pm
                      im only to ch4 but I LOVE IT!!!

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