The Storm by Kathy Henderson

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When a fierce storm threatens their seaside home, Jim and his mother take refuge at his grandmother's house up the hill.
 

About Kathy Henderson

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Kathy Henderson has written several award-winning books, most recently THE STORM, which she also illustrated, and THE BABY DANCES. Of AND THE GOOD BROWN EARTH, she says, "Isn't it amazing what can happen when you just put a seed in the earth? This story just came springing up out of the ground like the plants in our family vegetable plot, and the seed it took was my youngest child showing me how to do things her way." As well as writing and illustrating, Kathy Henderson works as an artist and printmaker. She has a strong interest in music and sound and has written a number of programs for radio. She lives in North London and has three children.
 
Published November 1, 1999 by Walker Books Ltd. 25 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books.

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Henderson (Newborn, 1999, etc.) lands on the wide reaches of a windy beach where young Jim expansively flings wide his arms and claims “All this is mine!” So it seems until the wind blows in a gale so violent that it smashes objects and tears “through the dreams of people sleeping.” An eerie seri...

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Young Jim takes an owner's pride in the high grass banks and marshes surrounding his coastal home. All this is mine! he shouts at the early spring wind. But that night the same wind rages and a po

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Las Vegas Review Journal

Valley Automall dealers include Audi Henderson, Chapman Chrysler-Jeep, Courtesy Imports, Courtesy Mazda, Desert BMW, Desert Pontiac-GMC, Findlay Acura, Findlay Cadillac-Saab, Findlay Honda Henderson, Findlay Lincoln, Findlay Toyota, Findlay Volkswagen, Ford Country, Henderson Chevrolet, Henderso...

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