|Book Title||Escape from Hurricane Katrina|
|Author||Chaya Sara Ben Shachar|
|Date Published||January 2019|
|Leveled Reading||Level S / Grade 4-5|
The city of New Orleans is in danger. A huge hurricane is on its way. The Rivkin family must decide whether to flee the city or to stay home. If they leave, will they be able to get out in time? Or will they be stuck in their car when the hurricane strikes? And what about all the people who are counting on their help?
This is the true story of a brave and compassionate family. Join them as they witness one of the worst hurricanes in U.S. history. Readers will be excited by this account of the day-to-day life of a Jewish family as it escapes from the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.