Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Ice Storm, Ontario 2013: The Beauty, the Devastation, the Aftermath” as Want to Read:
Ice Storm, Ontario 2013: The Beauty, the Devastation, the Aftermath
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Ice Storm, Ontario 2013: The Beauty, the Devastation, the Aftermath

by
0.0  ·  Rating Details ·  0 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
On December 22, 2013 as eastern Canadians were getting ready for the holidays, a bizarre weather system brought crippling freezing rain to central and eastern Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick. Over 300,000 people lost power in Toronto alone and 70,000 were still without it on Christmas morning. Officials estimate that 40% of power lines in the GTA were affected and more ...more
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published March 18th 2014 by ECW Press (first published March 11th 2014)
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 Ice Storm, Ontario 2013, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Ice Storm, Ontario 2013

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

Community Reviews

(showing 1-36)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Christine
Apr 05, 2014 Christine rated it it was amazing
I received this book as part of the Goodreads “First Reads” Giveaway.

Seeing as it is April 2014 and there is still snow in my yard, I am still wearing my winter coat and scarf and as I sit down to write this review it is a cold, damp, blustery day it would seem as if it is a little soon to sit down a read a book about the ice storm of December 2013. Despite all that, I have to say I enjoyed this beautifully done book. A picture does paint a thousand words and this book, through pictures taken by
...more
BooksAmL
Oct 22, 2015 BooksAmL rated it it was amazing
Shelves: own
Before i will start reviewing the book i will tell you that maybe my opinions would've been different if i have not experience everything that this book is about. Unfortunately last year in the Christmas break lots of people have spend Christmas without power or heat (including me).

Every time we went outside we were touch by the beauty that all the storm has created, but then few netters more we would see the devastation, and feel so sad for the people for the nature (lots and lots of broken t
...more
Tina
Sep 20, 2014 Tina rated it it was ok
Pretty pretty pictures of nature's destruction here. My issue though is that it is so Toronto-centric, when Toronto didn't get hit the hardest. Anyone who'd seen the damage in Brampton would attest to that. I realize that the Toronto Star is a Toronto paper, but frankly, I was in 4 cities during this storm for various reasons, all in the GTA, and these pictures don't do some of those towns justice. Toronto had rain when these people's homes were destroyed. Some people in the outer areas had no ...more
Lauren
Lauren rated it it was ok
Dec 15, 2015
Pamela Stadden
Apr 08, 2014 Pamela Stadden rated it it was amazing
Beautiful book!
Jeanne
Jeanne rated it it was amazing
Nov 26, 2015
Judi Phillips
Judi Phillips marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Alicia
Alicia marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Amanda
Amanda marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Karen Bainbridge
Karen Bainbridge marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Jazz
Jazz marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Emilia
Emilia marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Marlene Smith
Marlene Smith marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Manuel
Manuel marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Patricia Gallant
Patricia Gallant marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Catherine
Catherine marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Irish
Irish marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Regina
Regina marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Cheryl
Cheryl marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Daryl Moad
Daryl Moad marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Bonnie Ferrante
Bonnie Ferrante marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Laureen
Laureen marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Sylvie
Sylvie marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Chrissy
Chrissy marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Nicole Laverdure
Nicole Laverdure marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Carol
Carol marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Robyn
Robyn marked it as to-read
Mar 06, 2014
Peter
Peter marked it as to-read
Mar 07, 2014
Amanda
Amanda marked it as to-read
Mar 08, 2014
Barbara
Barbara marked it as to-read
Mar 08, 2014
Ken
Ken marked it as to-read
Mar 08, 2014
Sabrina-kate Eryou
Sabrina-kate Eryou marked it as to-read
Mar 10, 2014
Annette Chai
Annette Chai marked it as to-read
Mar 10, 2014
Kayla
Kayla marked it as to-read
Mar 10, 2014
Kristen Duever
Kristen Duever marked it as to-read
Mar 10, 2014
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
813234
I am A victim that is denied justice because i came forward after 2003, even tho he admitted it to the police there is no law for him to be prosecuted under so i want to change the law so myself and other victims get propper justice
More about Star...

Share This Book