Crazy for the Storm

Crazy for the Storm

A Memoir of Survival

Large Print - 2009
Average Rating:
2
Rate this:
"Breathtaking....Crazy for the Storm will keep you up late into the night."
--Washington Post Book World

Norman Olstead's New York Times bestselling memoir Crazy for the Storm is the story of the harrowing plane crash the author miraculously survived at age eleven, framed by the moving tale of his complicated relationship with his charismatic, adrenaline-addicted father. Destined to stand with other classic true stories of man against nature--Into Thin Air and Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer; Sebastian Junger's The Perfect Storm--it is a literary triumph that novelist Russell Banks (Affliction) calls, "A heart-stopping story beautifully told....Norman Olstead has written a book that may well be read for generations."

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : HarperLuxe, c2009.
Edition: 1st HarperLuxe ed.
ISBN: 9780061782084
0061782084
Characteristics: 351 p. (large print) : map, ill. ; 23 cm.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

s
semarkuosn
Jul 23, 2015

I really loved this story,

t
timehascome
Aug 07, 2012

Excellent memoir. I appreciated how he moved from the present to the past so show how he as a young boy gained expertise in getting through the challenges.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at PDL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top