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Author Appearance: Sandi Doughton 'Full RIP 9.0'
Age RecommendationTweens and up
Free book talk and signing with Sandi Doughton, author of Full-Rip 9.0 – The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest Wednesday, November 2 at 7 p.m. Olympic Room, Main Branch Tacoma Public Library An eye-opening look at the likelihood of a major earthquake in the Pacific Northwest, and the inevitable catastrophe if and when one hits. Scientists have identified Seattle, Portland, and Vancouver as the urban centers of what will be the biggest earthquake—the Really Big One—in the continental United States. In this fascinating book, The Seattle Times science reporter Sandi Doughton introduces readers to the scientists who are dedicated to understanding the way the earth moves and describes what patterns can be identified and how prepared (or not) people are. Book signing follows.