Storm of the century: a Hurricane Katrina story

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GN: Graphic Novel 670L
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When a Hurricane Katrina threatens New Orleans, Louisiana, 14-year-old Ricky Thompson and his family must flee the city. Unfortunately, traffic is backed up for miles, and there's no way out. As a last resort, the family takes shelter inside the Superdome, a football stadium turned into a rescue shelter for thousands of residents. Conditions inside the stadium are terrible -- no air conditioning, no working toilets, and hardly any food. Ricky documents the experience on his new digital camera, not knowing that his snapshot could help some survive the storm of the century.
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9781434211644
9781434250094
9781434213792
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GN: Graphic Novel 670L
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New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction
title_display Storm of the century : a Hurricane Katrina story
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Hurricane Katrina, 2005
New Orleans (La.)