Yosemite: Harrowing Ascent of Half Dome is the third book in the exciting Adventures with the Parkers series for kids. In each book the intrepid family of four, twins James and Morgan and their mom and dad, explore a popular national park, facing injuries, the elements, and run-ins with wildlife along the way. Adventures with the Parkers combines great adventure stories with interesting facts about nature, outdoor safety, travel, and much more. Summer vacation has never been this fun!
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Guess what? We’re sitting with hundreds of people waiting for the world’s most famous geyser, Old Faithful, to erupt. I can’t wait to see it . . .
Join the Parkers, an intrepid family of four, as they explore the wonders of America’s first national park, Yellowstone. Twins Morgan and James marvel over the geysers, thermal pools, and vast array of wildlife. But when they come face to face with a grizzly, what will they do?
Each book in the exciting Adventures with the Parkers series for kids 8–13 explores a popular national park and is packed with adventure as well as engaging and educational facts about nature, outdoor safety, and much more. Vacation has never been this fun!
Books in the Adventures with the Parkers Series:
Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks: Danger in the Narrows
Glacier National Park: Going to the Sun
Grand Canyon National Park: Tail of the Scorpion
Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Ridge Runner Rescue
Mount Rushmore, Badlands, Wind Cave: Going Underground
Olympic National Park: Touch of the Tide Pool, Crack of the Glacier
Rocky Mountain National Park: Peril on Longs Peak
Yellowstone National Park: Eye of the Grizzly
Yosemite National Park: Harrowing Ascent of Half Dome
Mike Graf has shared his writing as well as his weather and national park experiences with children and teachers in hundreds of schools. Graf currently instructs part-time at Chico State University, teaching classes in child development and children's literature, and is a weather man for KHSL-TV. He visits many national parks each year. Marjorie Leggitt is a nationally recognized professional scientific illustrator, with clients such as the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, Missouri Botanical Gardens, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Miami Science Museum, and many text and trade book publishers. Leggitt currently teaches botanical illustration at the Denver Botanic Gardens School of Botanical Art and Illustration.
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Book Description Fulcrum Publishing, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11155591568X
Book Description Fulcrum Publishing, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX155591568X