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Rain Tonight A Story of Hurricane Hazel

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ISBN-10: 0887766412

ISBN-13: 9780887766411

Edition: 2004

Authors: Steve Pitt, Heather Collins

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The weather forecast for the evening of October 15, 1954 was simply “rain tonight.” In fact, the hurricane was a devastating one. The storm swept from North Carolina up into Canada. In Toronto, Ontario, the official death count was 81, but it was probably much higher because the many people living in the ravines were not part of the census. Penny Doucette was 8 years old on the night the storm raged in Toronto. She, her parents, and their elderly neighbor found themselves clinging to the roof of the house as they watched the house next door float away on the swollen Humber River. Augmenting the dramatic story are illustrations, archival photographs, and fascinating information about…    
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Book details

List price: $6.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Tundra
Publication date: 10/12/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 48
Size: 8.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.15" tall
Weight: 0.242
Language: English

STEVE PITT has been a freelance writer for nearly 30 years, specializing in parenting issues and children's book reviewing. He is also the author of <i Rain Tonight: A Tale of Hurricane Hazel</i . He lives with his family in Toronto.