I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980
The Mountain of Fire was lying in wait...
It was one the most beautiful mountains in America, Mt. St. Helens, in Washington State. But what many didn't know was that this peaceful mountain had an explosive past. For more than a century, it had been quiet. But below ground, pressure had been building, and soon,Kaboom! Mt. St. Helens would erupt with terrifying fury.
Eleven-year-old Jess Tanner knew the mountain well, and like many, she never imagined that this serene wilderness could turn deadly. But on May 10th, 1980, Jess finds herself in the middle of the deadliest volcanic eruption in U.S. history. Trapped on the mountain, she must escape clouds of poisonous gas, boiling rivers, and landslides of rock, glacial ice, and white-hot debris.
The newest book in the I Survived series will take readers into one of the most dramatic events in recent U.S. history where they will meet one of nature's most devastating forces.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kerribrary - LibraryThing
This was the first book I've read in this series. Good to keep in mind for kids who are seeking action/adventure or exciting books. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - benuathanasia - LibraryThing
It never occurred to me many people had never heard of Mount St. Helens. Apparently, much of its notoriety comes from this very explosion. Read full review