5 Erup­tion: The Un­told Story of Mount St. He­lens

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by Steve Olson (W.W. Nor­ton, non­fic­tion, on sale Mon­day) Tells the

WHAT IT’S ABOUT: story of the 1980 volcanic erup­tion in Wash­ing­ton state, which killed 57 peo­ple.

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THE BUZZ: pick of in­de­pen­dent book­sell­ers. “Ev­ery­thing a non-fic­tion book should be: mar­velous sto­ry­telling mixed with a great cast of char­ac­ters, fas­ci­nat­ing sci­ence and lit­tle-known his­tory,” Tom Camp­bell of The Reg­u­la­tor Book­shop in Durham, N.C., says.


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