Comments:These stories are written simply so intermediate readers should have no problems. A great way for children to learn about Australia’s history, the stories in this book are divided into the four elements of Earth (‘A terrible Journey’; Outback Surgery; Missing at Christmas), Air (Mountain Drama; Fury on the Wind), Fire (Colony in Flames; Inferno on Tuesday) and Water (Hurricane in the North; High Water over Brisbane; So Close to Home).
- What to Do When Disaster Strikes (everydayhealth.com)
- More natural disasters as insurance premiums rise (abc.net.au)
- Get Kids Involved in Emergency Planning (allstate.com)
- Brisbane braces amid Australian flood disaster (newsinfo.inquirer.net)