This book was very happy and then again very sad and very happy!: Jan 12, Kaye rated it liked it Shelves: This will be a favorite for young dog lovers. I think it will make a What a great book!! Is this appropriate for 2nd grade readers, and is there anything that might scare them regarding their safety in a storm? It almost feels like it needs a little more?
It starts out when the tornado is tearing Pete’s town apart and Pete’s family take refuge down in their cellar. Her books have been translated into nineteen languages and she gets thousands of letters from readers in the United States and from all over the world. Jul 11, Sarah rated it did not like it. A farmhand provides the perfect diversion to the anxious group: Each chapter is a short story about the adventures of Tornado, the dog who appeared on the family farm during a tornado. The book “Tornado” by Betsy Byars is a book about a dog that flew into a boys yard during a tornado. Jan 02, Kristie Rodas rated it really liked it.
Hetsy by crazyreder at 8: Her byar have been translated into nineteen languages and she gets thousands of letters from readers in the United States and from all over the world. Aug 09, John rated it really liked it Shelves: Steffanie I read it with two of my low guided reading groups in third grade, and I believe it’s completely fine. Betsy Byars has written over sixty books for young people.
The Librarian 25 Reviewer: Keeps the interest of those of us with short attention spans.
Tornado by Betsy Byars
If the little girl found out where he was though he would have to give him up again. Pete chooses the name and the two become best friends. A beautiful book though. The third byaes was Tornado saw that a turtle was about to be eaten by a bird. What a great book!! With large font, this is a great support for beginning readers and, hopefully a disappointment to readers when it ends too soon.
Stories about a boy and his dog Tornado. When Pete went with his dad to the town for lumber, a little girl saw the dog in the back of the truck and started calling him buddy. Bobby adopts the otrnado and becomes good friends with him. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
During this tornado a doghouse had flown to their yard and when they looked inside they saw a big black dog! The tale is told during a tornado while a family is in their cellar. Dec 12, Carina rated it it was amazing.
The stories are short and engaging. It almost feels like it needs a little more? This will be a favorite for young dog lovers.
This was a short, fun book! The boy got really fond of the dog very quick. However, Tornado is no ordinary dog- he played card tricks, saved tornaddo turtles life, and had a rivalry with the family cat.
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My least favorite was when the real owners took the dog from the boy and the boy’s dad. Jul 11, Sarah rated it did not like it. With short chapters and easy storytelling, this is a good read aloud. See the NMS Librarian or your English teacher to sign up, or just respond with a comment to a posting. Everyone survives and the language is on the plain and straightforward side.
Post five reviews and star in your own READ poster! I loved this book because it was very heartwarming and exciting. While waiting out a tornado, Pete, the farmhand, tells the story of how he found his beloved dog, Tornado. Sunday, October 5, ” Tornado” by Betsy Byars. The final cause was that Pete’s dad took Tornado and Pete into town to stop at the Hardware store.
To sum up why I like it: I would recommend this book to someone who likes “happy endings” Tornado Alley United States. May 20, Candida Silva rated it really liked it. I started reading it with one of my students who struggles in reading about a 3rd grade level and he enjoyed it so much he actually checked it out of the library on his own and was reading ahead!
One day a surprise tornado hits the farm, Pete tell a story of when he was younger and they had a tornado. They are both pilots, and the bottom floor of their house is a hangar so they can taxi out and take off, almost from their front yard.
Island Girl 2 Reviewer: One day when he was tornadi work in the barn, Pete thought he was hearing Tornado scratching at the door because he missed him so. Tornado appears, you guessed it, during a tornado.