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Tornado Hits!: A Branches Book

(Hilde cracks the case #5)

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Hardcover, 96 pages
Published September 25th 2018 by Scholastic Inc.
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Bethany
Oct 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
TORNADO HITS is written by real-life reporter Hilde and each story in the Hilde Cracks the Case Series are inspired by reports she's actually done. When a tornado barrels through Hilde's town, she's on the case with the help of her sister. They're trying to solve the mysterious case of why fish were flopping in the middle of Orange Street.

The first thing they do is get all of the fish to safety! Then, they search for the reason live fish were in the middle of the road. It's a strange occurrence
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zapkode
{My thoughts} – Hilde and Izzy on the trail of a strange occurrence. While they were sleeping some fish ended up dropping all over Orange Street. They went out and rescued them, by putting them into their little sisters kiddie pool. Then they called Officer Pam to come and get them.

While they were out exploring the damage left from the storm they learned of a strange weather phenomenon. There was a lot that took place in this book that had kept the girls busy and on the trail to learning what
...more
VillaPark Public Library
This is a great early chapter book for those young readers who love a good mystery. Hilde, a nine-year-old budding news reporter, who is also the author of this book, is faced with a thought-provoking mystery when a tornado hits her hometown. The first hint of a notable news story begins when Hide is informed early in the morning by her big sister, Lizzy, that at least a dozen fish had been transported to the middle of a street near their home. Where did they come from? Was their mysterious ...more
Bonnie
Sep 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Hilde's adventures, sleuthing and reporting are always good reading for a young reader just getting into her first chapter books. This is the 4th in a series by real-life child reporter Hilde.
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TORNADO HITS is written by real-life reporter Hilde and each story in the Hilde Cracks the Case Series are inspired by reports she's actually done. When a tornado barrels through Hilde's town, she's on the case with the help of her sister. They're trying to solve the mysterious case of why fish were flopping in the middle of Orange Street.

The first thing they do is get all of the fish to safety! Then, they search for the reason live fish were in the middle of the road. It's a strange occurrence
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{My thoughts} – Hilde and Izzy on the trail of a strange occurrence. While they were sleeping some fish ended up dropping all over Orange Street. They went out and rescued them, by putting them into their little sisters kiddie pool. Then they called Officer Pam to come and get them.

While they were out exploring the damage left from the storm they learned of a strange weather phenomenon. There was a lot that took place in this book that had kept the girls busy and on the trail to learning what
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VillaPark Public Library
This is a great early chapter book for those young readers who love a good mystery. Hilde, a nine-year-old budding news reporter, who is also the author of this book, is faced with a thought-provoking mystery when a tornado hits her hometown. The first hint of a notable news story begins when Hide is informed early in the morning by her big sister, Lizzy, that at least a dozen fish had been transported to the middle of a street near their home. Where did they come from? Was their mysterious ...more
Bonnie
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Hilde's adventures, sleuthing and reporting are always good reading for a young reader just getting into her first chapter books. This is the 4th in a series by real-life child reporter Hilde.
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