Blizzard!: The Storm That Changed America

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Jim Murphy

Narrated By: Taylor Mali

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: April 2010

Duration: 2 hours 40 minutes

Summary:

On March 12, 1888, hurricane-force winds and unrelenting snow began to bring the region of Virginia to Maine to its knees. During the next three days, the Great Blizzard raged out of control, devastating every community in its path. Through the eyes and words of survivors and victims alike, as well as the careful research for which Newbery Honor author Jim Murphy is known, listeners will experience one of the most devastating natural disasters in U.S. history and understand why, from that day on, life in the United States was forever changed. Recommended for Grades 5 and up.

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