I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005

Author: Lauren Tarshis; Scott Dawson (Illustrator)
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Description

Barry's family tries to evacuate before Hurricane Katrina hits their home in New Orleans, but when Barry's little sister gets terribly sick, they are forced to stay home and wait out the storm. From Kirkus: ''A realistic and gripping account that steers clear of sensationalism and sentimentality.''

Awards

Winner of Beehive Awards (Fiction) 2015. Short-listed for Iowa Children's Choice (ICCA) Award 2012 and Massachusetts Children's Book Award 2013.