Tornado Warning

$15.95 - $8.90

(as of Sep 18,2018 20:39:01 UTC – Details)

The true story about seven ordinary women and one extraordinary event… Summer is coming, and the residents in Joplin, Missouri anticipate the rush of freedom and activities that will follow: graduation, summer classes, vacations, overflowing gardens, family time, and plenty of photo opportunities. What they don’t anticipate is the mile-wide tornado that will devastate the town on May 22, 2011 in the middle of dinner preparations, visits to friends and family, and graduation ceremonies. The tornado kills over a hundred in the deadliest tornado disaster in Missouri in a century and leaves thousands more homeless. In the face of this tragedy, seven women must gather their courage and hold their families together. Each will make different choices to protect loved ones and strangers and recover from the winds of destruction.

Tornado Safety With Roy


(as of Sep 18,2018 15:44:44 UTC – Details)

Tornadoes are fast and deadly. They harm many people every year. Although we cannot stop these dangerous tornadoes, we can prepare and practice safety tips that can save our lives and the lives of others during a tornado. “Tornado Safety With Roy” is a great book for teaching preschool and elementary children tornado safety. It is easy to understand and filled with colorful illustrations that give your student step-by-step instructions on how and where to “take cover!”

42 Miles of Hell: The Story of the Worcester Tornado of ’53


(as of Sep 18,2018 05:20:12 UTC – Details)

The Worcester Tornado of 1953 was the single-most devastating natural disaster to ever hit Massachusetts. At a time before early warnings and weather alerts, the people of Central Massachusetts didn’t know what hit them as the massive funnel cloud moved across the state obliterating everything in its path. When all was tallied, 94 people were dead, more than 1,300 were injured and 10,000 to 15,000 were left homeless. “42 Miles of Hell; the Story of the Worcester Tornado of ‘53” tells the personal stories of those who lived through the storm – stories of fear, near escapes and the years of emotional and physical recovery. With photos and stories plucked from the archives of the Worcester Telegram and the Evening Gazette, “42 Miles of Hell” takes you on a personal journey from the twister’s touchdown to the recovery and the neighbors who pulled together in its wake.

32 Minutes in May: The Joplin Tornado

$34.95 - $32.65

(as of Sep 17,2018 20:36:50 UTC – Details)

The Joplin Globe is proud to present 32 Minutes in May: The Joplin Tornado, the hard-cover pictorial book that chronicles the devastation wrought by the tornado that hit the city of Joplin, Missouri and the indomitable spirit of the citizens as they recover and rebuild.Used Book in Good Condition

Oklahoma/ Sothern Kansas Tornado Outbreak of May 3, 1999


(as of Sep 17,2018 03:04:39 UTC – Details)

On May 3, 1999, one of the largest tornado outbreaks in history struck west-central Oklahoma and southern Kansas, killing 48 people, leaving thousands homeless and resulting in over $1 billion in property damage. Due to the magnitude of this event, the National Weather Service (NWS) conducted a Service Assessment to examine the effectiveness of NWS warnings and other services in minimizing loss of life and injuries.

Tornado: A Funnel Of Fury


(as of Sep 14,2018 15:55:24 UTC – Details)

Tornado – A Funnel of Fury contains the entire first version of Irene F Bakker’s first book, plus a whole new section containing more first hand accounts and updated photos. This book is a documentary of the 1968 F5 tornado that hit Tracy Minnesota on June 13, 1968. Nine people lost their lives in the storm, including a baby who was sucked out of her mother’s arms, and many others were injured. The tornado ripped a path through the heart of town. This tornado was well documented and a photo of this storm remains today as one of the most seen tornado photos of all time.

Texas Tornado (Freebirds) (Volume 5)


(as of Sep 14,2018 07:28:11 UTC – Details)

Him James had plans for his life. Those plans were derailed by the surprise arrival of his daughter. His life revolved around her. Then she arrived with her beautiful brown hair that was made to wrap around his wrist, and a butt that was to die for in a tight pair of jeans. Nevertheless, he didn’t need any more drama in his life. His ex-girlfriend was stirring enough of that up for ten women. Yet, there was something about her that soothed his soul. Her Shiloh’s made it her life’s mission to protect the innocent children she can from the big, bad, scary things that lurk in the darkness. She has an inane curiosity for life and craves knowledge. Which is why when she starts poking around in her father’s business, she inadvertently starts something in to motion that threatens her very existence. Her father, the one man that was always supposed to be there for her, drops her off with a brother she never knew she had and leaves. Making her question the father she obviously never really knew at all. Then she meets him, and she doesn’t think her life’s so bad after all. The sexy biker turned SWAT officer sets her nerve cells to igniting, and she relishes in every single second of it. Him He knew life could change in an instant. One soul crushing instant. When he’s presented with the aspect of losing Shiloh before he’s ever even had her, he decides it’s time to grab life by the handlebars and ride it like he stole it. Then that threat not only touches his woman, but his daughter. And there’s no power on God’s green earth that can protect them from a father’s wrath.

Justice League of America, Vol. 1: The Tornado’s Path

$17.99 - $14.97

(as of Sep 13,2018 19:40:50 UTC – Details)

New York Times best-selling author Brad Meltzer (IDENTITY CRISIS, The Book of Fate) redefines the World’s Greatest Super Team for a new generation in this hardcover collecting the first six issues of the all-new JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA series, featuring art by Ed Benes and Sandra Hope!Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman decide to re-form the Justice League and must choose the new roster of members. A new villain appears during their selection process, and he’s just one of the many sinister forces gathering to bring an end to the league.