Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Weather: Whipping Up a Storm! (Basher)” as Want to Read:
Weather: Whipping Up a Storm! (Basher)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Weather: Whipping Up a Storm! (Basher)

4.28  ·  Rating Details ·  29 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Welcome to the wild world of weather, Basher style! Meet Hurricane, a violent blusterer; Atmosphere, a many-layered character who keeps the planet cozy; hard-nut Hail and sneezy Sleet; Drought, the dusty fellow who makes life hard for animals, plants and people; and mischievous El Niño, who messes around with ocean currents to chaotic effect. Includes plenty of detail on t ...more
Paperback, 64 pages
Published August 21st 2012 by Kingfisher
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Weather, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Weather

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 91)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Monica Jung
Apr 24, 2015 Monica Jung rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: etec545class6
Basher, Simon. Weather: Whipping Up a Storm!. London & New York: Kingfisher, 2012.

Science Series

Target Audience: Grade 5 to 8

I have just been introduced to this very succinct and easy-to-read science series. The Basher Basics book I chose was about Weather. The aesthetics of the book are very appealing from its small size to its one-page description of many weather terms such as forecast, atmosphere, pressure, etc. This small but mighty book is written in a way that is not too technical so i
...more
Emily Garrison
Sep 19, 2016 Emily Garrison rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This Basher Science nonfiction book is an amazing resource for any student trying to learn more about Earth's weather. It is one of the books in my 9th Grade Science Classroom Leveled Library and it's also found in my school library. This book is a page turner as it holds a wealth of knowledge and fun pictures on every page! It educates the reader on the sun's role in Earth's weather, how Earth's seasons occur. It goes into detail about the difference between climate and weather. It also tells h ...more
Natalie
I haven't read any of the other Basher books, so I can't compare to those, but I didn't really like this. Each page describes a different kind of weather. The page is written in a first person point of view. Example from the "Hurricane" page: Brooding and sulking, I'm an angry tiger of moist air chasing my tail. I understand that the writer was trying to be light-hearted and funny, but it was too juvenile. In some cases, the writing was confusing and would not help students learn more about weat ...more
Allison
Allison rated it liked it
Aug 23, 2016
Nora
Nora rated it liked it
Aug 18, 2016
Kadyn
Kadyn rated it it was amazing
Aug 17, 2016
Jenn
Jenn marked it as to-read
Jul 19, 2016
Maria DeCambra
Maria DeCambra marked it as to-read
Jul 04, 2016
ACM
ACM rated it it was amazing
Jun 19, 2016
LeAnn
LeAnn marked it as to-read
Apr 26, 2016
Heather Pope
Heather Pope marked it as to-read
Apr 11, 2016
Teresa
Teresa marked it as to-read
Apr 10, 2016
Gabby
Gabby rated it it was amazing
Mar 22, 2016
Jen Low
Jen Low rated it it was amazing
Mar 06, 2016
Ellie
Ellie rated it it was amazing
Mar 20, 2016
Cecilia
Cecilia marked it as to-read
Feb 04, 2016
Brenda Hoffman
Brenda Hoffman marked it as to-read
Feb 04, 2016
T
T rated it it was amazing
Jan 19, 2016
michelle waite
michelle waite rated it really liked it
Feb 24, 2016
Jessika Naranjo
Jessika Naranjo marked it as to-read
Jan 05, 2016
Lori Landfair
Lori Landfair rated it liked it
Jan 03, 2016
Clarke
Clarke added it
Nov 24, 2015
Angell
Angell marked it as to-read
Nov 23, 2015
Chuzer Pika
Chuzer Pika rated it it was amazing
Sep 23, 2015
Helen
Helen rated it it was amazing
Sep 22, 2015
Arianna Dodge
Arianna Dodge marked it as to-read
Jul 25, 2015
Trisha
Trisha added it
May 15, 2015
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book