The Earth Dragon awakes : the San Francisco earthquake of 1906
|Format:||Print Book 2008|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Over the years the earth has moved many times under San Francisco. But it has been thirty-eight years since the last strong earthquake. People have forgotten how bad it can be. But soon they will remember.
Based on actual events of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and told from the alternating perspectives of two young friends, the earth dragon awakes chronicles the thrilling story of the destruction of a city, and the heroes that emerge in its wake.
-- San Francisco
Courage -- Fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Chinese Americans -- Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| New York :HarperTrophy,2008
|Edition||1st Harper Trophy ed.|
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, 2006.
117 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 112-113).