Veronica and the Volcano by Geoffrey Cook, is a book that will inspire young women to be curious, courageous and determined.
Veronica (a take charge ten year old heroine) lives in a high-tech, gadget-filled house on the slope of an active volcano. She leaves on a quest to find rare white volcano pearls on the far side of the biggest volcano of all. Veronica leads her father, her best friend Maddy, and her friend’s dad, the blustering Captain John, into a series of incredible adventures.
Geoffrey Cook blends science with science fiction by combining the latest earth science with incredible action.
The most important volcanoes in the book are all based on real-world volcanoes like Krakatoa, Crater Lake, Mt. Pelee, and Tambora. Kids will root for Veronica every step of the way, and appreciate the mystery of nature and the curiosity of science. Veronica and the Volcano is filled with educational information about volcanoes.
Get the book and be ready for a volcanic adventure!