House on the Volcano Author:Virginia Nielsen The rumbling and shaking wakens Kimo. There is a terrible roaring sound and the air smells sharp and hot. Through the window Kimo sees flames shoot up ... the lava is burning the fields!
"We've got to get out of here," he cries, "or we'll be trapped and burnt ..."
The volcano is erupting and Kimo must find a way to convince his grandmother to leave. However, she is convince Pele will spare her house. Great slice of life dealing with living near a volcano. Includes lots of information about volcanos within the text.