3 edition of Katrina. found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||PZ4.P945 Kat|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||306|
|LC Control Number||55008753|
I’m a wife, the mother of two sons, a passionate reader, a former editor, a slow writer, a friend, a seeker. Somewhere along the way, I realized that a good life is made up not of peak moments but of many small ones – imperfect, fleeting, ordinary, precious. Shop the latest titles by Katrina at Alibris including hardcovers, paperbacks, 1st editions, and audiobooks from thousands of sellers worldwide.
Katrina Elizabeth Leskanich (born Ap ) is an American musician, author and former lead singer of British-American pop rock band Katrina and the Waves whose song "Walking on Sunshine" was an international hit in and who in won the Eurovision Song Contest for the United Kingdom with the song "Love Shine a Light. The author includes historical information about Hurricane Katrina at the end of the book. You can request a review of a title you can’t find at [email protected].. Book reviews cover the content, themes and worldviews of fiction books, not their literary merit, and equip parents to decide whether a book is appropriate for their children.
“Katrina Kenison beckons readers into her world and proves to be an insightful guide and companion through the vicissitudes of life.” ~ Chicago Tribune “To really value life is to know: the best moments are often the ones we might miss altogether if we weren’t paying attention.” ~ from the book. Following the main text are "After the Storm: Questions about Katrina" and "Facts about Hurricane Katrina," both ideal for setting young readers who have been enthralled by Bobby's story on a path to discovering more about the true story of Katrina /5().
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Books shelved as hurricane-katrina: Zeitoun by Dave Eggers, Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward, Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes, Five Days at Memorial. Katerina is a pretty terrible novel that reads like a teenager's bad fan fiction. The main character Jay, who is largely based on James Frey, is unlikable as all Jay seems to do is sleep, get drunk, throw up, have sex, and do coke over and over again/5.
Katrina is a provocative and beautifully-rendered book that reminds us that the subject of race is always percolating below the surface. The vividly-told and haunting Katrina is vital, not only for understanding New Orleans, and what happened there over the last ten years, but for understanding how divisions of race and class are perpetuated across America today.”Cited by: 4.
The book itself, from the publishers of the New Orleans newspaper, was a good overview of the tragedy that was Katrina and its aftermath. The timeline that was required in putting the book out did leave much of the after-event analysis to others, but if one wants to get the sense of the disaster, then the words and pictures are more than enough to "see" what nature wrought.
4 stars/5(16). Katrina was not a natural disaster but an engineering one, says the journalist and author.
He chooses the best books on Hurricane Katrina, ranging from a novel to a geographical biography of New Orleans. “The first historical book that has researched the available record on Katrina and is the closest to actual fact.” (Gov. Kathleen Blanco) “More dispassionate and analytical books will be written about Katrina, few will capture the human drama as well as Brinkley’s.” (Financial Times)Cited by: Hurricane Katrina (True Books: American History (Paperback)) by Peter Benoit | Sep 1, out of 5 stars 4.
Paperback $ $ 6. Get it as soon as Wed, May 6. FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. More Buying Choices $ (40 used & new offers). This is a nonfiction book about a Syrian-American man who lived in New Orleans. He uses a canoe and travels the city to help rescue people in the aftermath of Katrina, but in the chaos, he winds up getting put into a detention facility because of his : Nick Baumann.
This is very much a book of book of two halves. The first section deals with what happened at Memorial Hospital in New Orleans in the days after Hurricane Katrina. The second is much drier and deals with the legal fallout from the disaster, particularly the accusation that some staff at Memorial deliberately killed their sickest by: In his new book, Katrina: After the Flood, journalist Gary Rivlin portrays the dysfunction, the politics, and the blatant racism that followed the storm.
On assignment for The New York Times, Rivlin spent It’s hard to believe that it has been ten years since Katrina rolled through New Orleans and other parts of the Gulf.4/5.
Katrina book. Read 57 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Katrina es una bella joven proveniente de una rica familia campesina que, d /5. Katrina is a Swedish language novel published inwritten by Åland author Sally Salminen. The publishing company Holger Schildts Förlag had announced a writing competition, for which Salminen had submitted her first draft of Katrina.
Salminen won first prize, and the publisher agreed to publish the : Sally Salminen. Katrina is an award winning author from Ohio. She currently books published: Echoes in the Walls (humorous non-fiction) These Animals Are Killing Me (humorous non-fiction) There Was a Crooked Man (Domestic suspense).
"Katrina is an important book. It's important not because it's brilliantly reported or well-written, not because it uncovers everything from political maneuvering in the White House to despicable acts of selfishness, and not because it also tells stories of courage.
Most of the book is about Katarina's crush on her older cousin Pavel. The degree of the crush was unpleasant and not sweet or cute. There is a lot about Katarina's thoughts and her going to see a witch woman and her letters to a friend and not much about the war/5. View the profiles of people named Katrina.
Join Facebook to connect with Katrina and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and. Ten years in the making, Gary Rivlin’s Katrina is “a gem of a book—well-reported, deftly written, tightly focused.a starting point for anyone interested in how The City That Care Forgot develops in its second decade of recovery” (St.
Louis Post-Dispatch). On Aug Hurricane Katrina made landfall in southeast Louisiana. A decade later, journalist Gary Rivlin traces the Released on: Aug Book Review: 'Five Days At Memorial,' By Sheri Fink Sheri Fink's Five Days At Memorial, describes the horrific conditions at a New Orleans hospital shortly after Hurricane The anonymous official behind the latest anti-Trump book is an adviser close to the president, claimed Trump campaign adviser Katrina Pierson on Fox Nation's "Deep Dive." Discussing the new.
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This Scholastic Discover More special takes you straight into the eye of Hurricane Katrina. How did Katrina form, and how was it tracked? What was the time line of events? Why was it so devastating? How did people survive? When were essential services restored?