Zane and the Hurricane
Rodman Philbrick's tale of 4 friends and Hurricane Katrina
A Boy, a Dog, a Ruined Visit, and a Hurricane
Zane Dupree a boy from New Hampshire takes a trip to New Orleans with his mom and his dog Bandit to visit Mrs. Trissy. But when Hurricane Katrina starts heading their way and Zane and Bandit can't escape they find themselves on the roof of Mrs. Trissy's house and the rest of the city flooded with smelly water. They are then found by a man and a girl in a canoe. After that the four friends seek out safety together. Their adventures are an exciting montage of hope, despair, a few close calls, villains, and horrible smells all within the book Zane and Hurricane!
The book trailer was originally posted on Youtube by Texas Bluebonnet Award.