2018 Finalist: Young Adult Science Book

Quakeland: On the Road to America’s Next Devastating Earthquake, by Kathryn Miles. Penguin Random House, 2017.


Quakeland is an interesting and informative look at the serious aspects of earthquakes and the potentially disastrous results of earthquakes in the United States. This journey around the United States in search of the truth about the threat of earthquakes leads to the kind of preparations that will actually help guide us through disasters.