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Oil and Water

by Andrea Miller, Shearon Roberts & Victoria LaPoe

Along the Gulf Coast, history is often referenced as pre-Katrina or post-Katrina. However, the natural disaster that appalled the world in 2005 has been joined by another catastrophe, this one man-made--the...


Air Mail

by Pam Houston & Amy Irvine

"This book is fierce love in motion."

—LIDIA YUKNAVITCH

When the state of Colorado ordered its residents to shelter in place in response to the spread of coronavirus, writers Pam Houston and Amy Irvine—who...


British Columbia in Flames

by Claudia Cornwall

Like many British Columbians in 2017, Claudia Cornwall found herself glued to the news about the disastrous wildfires across the province. Her worry was personal: her cabin at Sheridan Lake had been in the...


Captured by Fire

by Chris Czajkowski & Fred Reid

In the summer of 2017, wildfires dominated the headlines in British Columbia. As a low pressure weather system continued to cause lightning strikes, starting new fires, strong winds fanned the existing ones....


#Because2020

by Mike Lauterborn

Record-breaking weather events. Strange beasties that literally created a buzz. A restless universe tossing rocks at our planet. All with a raging coronavirus afflicting our world population. Just some of the...


After the Blast

by Eric Wagner

On May 18, 1980, people all over the world watched with awe and horror as Mount St. Helens erupted. Fifty-seven people were killed and hundreds of square miles of what had been lush forests and wild rivers were...


Those Dead People to Whom I Spoke

by Getchens Mathurin

In this testimony the reader is invited to join my thoughts to return to an evening when pain, suffering, and death have enveloped men and women in distress. At a time when some humans, under the blue of the...


The Great Quake Debate

by Susan Hough

In the first half of the twentieth century, when seismology was still in in its infancy, renowned geologist Bailey Willis faced off with fellow high-profile scientist Robert T. Hill in a debate with life-or-death...


Prepping: A Collection Of Guidebooks To Help Beginners Learn About Prepping For A Disaster And Survival Skills

by Old Natural Ways

The Best Guide For Preparing And Surviving A Disaster There are many kinds of disasters. Some are natural and some are results of human activities. Humans are always at risk whether they believe it or not. Coastal...


Growing Through Disaster

by Clayton L. Smith & Matthew J. Schoenfeld

Communities suffer from many types of traumas and disasters: hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, fires, earthquakes, and other natural or human-made disasters. Growing Though Disaster can assist in recovery from...


Quiet Desperation, Savage Delight

by David Gessner

"A powerful and timely book from one of the most provocative and engaging voices in contemporary environmental writing."

—MICHAEL P. BRANCH, author of How to Cuss in Western

When the pandemic struck, nature...


When the Sky Fell

by Michael Deibert

  • Book ties-in to anniversary of Hurricane Maria.
  • Book fills hole in the market—it is the first book to dive deep into the US–Puerto Rico relationship, from history through the present day.
  • Expert author—journalist...


Backwoods Surgery & Medicine

by Charles Stuart Moody

A well written first aid guide, from the turn of the early  20th century, uses anecdotal experiences as examples when explaining how to care for wounds, fractures, and other medical issues that may arise while...


What You Take with You

by Therese Greenwood

We stopped to watch the helicopters swoop down to fill the water baskets, like hummingbirds at a feeder. That was when we saw a new plume of smoke rising to the southwest. Four years after Therese Greenwood...


Prepping Discover 9 Amazing Tactics That You Must Implement To Prepare For A Survival Situation

by Old Natural Ways

Anybody could find themselves stuck in a survival situation. What you don't want is to be in a situation where you are unprepared. Using this book, you will be able to provide yourself with the tools you need...


Prepper Discover The Top 10 Things You Must Implement To Prepare And To Survive A Disaster Situation

by Old Natural Ways

This book will allow you to prepare for any natural disasters that could plague your area. This book will give you the top ten tips in order to prepare for a natural disaster effectively and without wasting...


Survival Discover The Top 9 Strategies You Must Apply To Survive A Natural Disaster Or Survival Situation

by Old Natural Ways

In this day and age, dystopian fiction is all the rage. Many people are considering the catastrophic events that climate change and a shaky economy may cause, and wanting to ensure their safety and survival...


Worlds End Worlds Start

by John Bateman

All the scientific people say that Yellowstone will erupt again, but no one knows when. Everything is still a guessing game. They say that it could be a super volcano. This is a volcano capable of producing...


When the 7.0 Magnitude Earthquake Hit Haiti

by Jean Gerard Rhau

This book is about my personal experience during the January 12, 2010, earthquake in Haiti. On January 10, 2010, I traveled from Rhode Island through Boston Logan Airport and through Miami, Florida, and then...


911 from an Inside Line

by Denise Stephenson

Written by dispatcher Denise Stephenson, a crucial "first responder" in the Hurricane Katrina disaster as a member of Mississippis Waveland police department, this volume presents a very real portrait of a calamity...