Thousands of earthquakes happen every day somewhere on the planet and major earthquakes have occurred in the past 200 years in such places as Arkansas, Missouri, and Montana—areas not normally associated with earthquakes. To help children understand what to do before, during, and after a tremor, Mary Bowen and Monty Ruth have written To Be Safe During an Earthquake and Other Emergencies. Through stories, puzzles, mazes, games, and exercises, the book teaches elementary-age children all about earthquakes and what to do when one hits. Tips on what to do during hurricanes, tornadoes, lightening storms, fires, and floods are also included....

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