Books tagged: earthquake relief effort

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Healing Waves: A Charity Anthology for Japan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Last March, when I heard the news of an 8.9 (some reports placed it at 9.2) earthquake and seven meter tall tsunami hitting northern Japan near Honshu, my first thought was concern for my daughter-in-law’s relatives. Her father lives in Tokyo, but she has aunts and a grandparent in Osaka in northern Japan. I know very little about Japanese geography.
The Teas That Bind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,070. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Teas That Bind is the first book by Japan-based writer J. C. Greenway. It is a collection of posts which first appeared on the website ten minutes hate, about life in Japan before and since the Great East Japan Eathquake on 11 March 2011. It also includes a selection of contemporary sources and new material regarding fundraising and volunteering in Northern Japan.
Quake!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
When the deadly Loma Prieta earthquake of 1989 hits, fourteen-year-old Franny witnesses the devastation of her community and is called upon to save the lives of her family and her best friend. "Cottonwood spins his tale with great immediacy and power. Characters are multidimensional and convincing. Readers will find this one inspiring and thought-provoking."—School Library Journal
Broken Ground: An Explosive Account Of The Haiti Earthquake
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,350. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Broken Ground is a gripping new novel that takes the reader on an extraordinary journey into the heart of an impoverished nation. Told through the words of first time writer Patrick Doyle, the young Irishman delivers a personal, honest and sometimes harrowing testament on his experiences of life in Haiti.
Dust in the Wind: Real FEMA Disaster Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,470. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » History » American
Second Edition. Forget the hype of news reports and what media showed you during history-making disasters likes. Hurricanes Hugo, Andrew and Iniki to the Northridge Earthquake. Follow Robert Winter, a 25-year FEMA inspector, at ground level as he encounters the true story, the grit, triumphs and tragedies of how these disasters played out in people's lives around the world on a daily basis.