Into The Firestorm A Novel Of San Francisco 1906

Author: Deborah Hopkinson
Publisher: Yearling
ISBN: 0375849165
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From acclaimed author Deborah Hopkinson comes a suspenseful and carefully researched novel of the Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire and of one boy’s heroic fight to survive it. From the Hardcover edition.

Something About The Author

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Publisher: Gale Cengage
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Still, I thought I'd share with you a little about some of my most recent books and
how I came to write them. Into the Firestorm: A Novel of San Francisco, 1906 For
a second, the shaking let up. Then it started in again, violent and more twisting,
An image flashed through Nick's mind of Gran wringing clothes over the wash tin
with her tough, strong hands. That was it. The earth was being wrung out of
shape. Into the Firestorm was published in 2006, one hundred years after the
great San ...

Horn Book Guide

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Maddie acts too juvenile for her age and the mystery is obvious, but the story will
be enjoyable to horse lovers, lal Hopkinson, Deborah Into the Firestorm: A Novel
of San Francisco, 1906 201 pp. Knopf isbn 0-375-83652-7 $15.95 le isbn 0-375-
93652-1 $17.99 (4) Eleven-year-old orphan Nicholas risks his life to save his
employer's dog during the aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and
fire. This well-researched novel, based on a true incident, brings the historical
event to ...

American Book Publishing Record

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JUV Into the firestorm: a novel of San Francisco, 1906 / Deborah Hopkinson. 1st
ed. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006. p. cm. Days after arriving in San Francisco
from Texas, eleven-year-old orphan Nicholas Dray tries to help his new
neighbors survive the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and the subsequent fires. [
PZ7.H778125Int 2006] 22 2005-037189 ISBN 0-375- 83652-7 15.95 ISBN 0-375-
93652-1 lib. bdg. 17.99 /. San Francisco Earthquake, Calif., 1906— Juvenile
fiction 2.

Book Review Digest

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Brian Floca's colorful watercolor illustrations greatly enhance the text. [The book]
is highly recommended as a well-told story with a colorful presentation, high
interest level, and a fast- moving and adventurous narrative. Students who are
highly motivated, or older students who find reading challenging, will enjoy this
historical novel." REVIEW: SU v51 nolO pi 16 O 2005. Anne Knickerbocker
HOPKINSON, DEBORAH. Into the firestorm: a novel of San Francisco, 1906.
200p 2006 Alfred ...

Bulletin Of The Center For Children S Books

Author: University of Chicago. Center for Children's Books
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... the family scenes pale in comparison, and Kyle's story comes off finally as
downright trite, the literary entry in the chicken-soup-for-the-soul genre. Despite
this weakness, it is interesting to see how the love of books weaves in and out of
and shapes one family's history. The form and premise offer good promise for a
living history project as well, so it may be useful for creative writing and social
studies units. KC Hopkinson, DEBORAH Into the Firestorm: A Novel of San
Francisco, 1906.

Children S Literature Review

Author: Tom Burns
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780787680497
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[illustrations by Nancy Harrison] (juvenile nonfiction) 2005 Into the Firestorm: A
Novel of San Francisco, 1906 (juvenile historical fiction) 2006 Sky Boys: How
They Built the Empire State Building [illustrations by James E. Ransome] (
juvenile historical fiction) 2006 Up before Daybreak: Cotton and People in
America (juvenile nonfiction) 2006 AUTHOR COMMENTARY Deborah
Hopkinson and Sharon L. McElmeel (interview date November-December 1998)
SOURCE: Hopkinson, ...

School Library Journal

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Firestorm: A Novel of San Francisco, 1906 Deborah Hopkinson Can a boy and a
dog survive one of the worst earthquakes in U.S. history? Ages 8-12 • November
• Crown ...

The Great Trouble

Author: Deborah Hopkinson
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0449818195
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. . . Accessible . . . and entertaining.” —School Library Journal, Starred “For [readers] who love suspense, drama, and mystery.” —TIME for Kids From the Hardcover edition.