Night of the Twisters By: Ivy Ruckman Created By: Taylor Allen
This story takes place in Grand Island, Nebraska on June 3, 1980 The main characters in the story are Author, Ryan, and Dan. In the story Dan was having a red letter day because he won the raffle on the bike.
It was 8:00 when the storm hit Nebraska. When the second alarm went off the boys went to go and get Ryan and raced for the bathroom. Quickly after the boys switched to the shower when the glass shattered.
The climax in the story was when Dan drove the police car. Dan had to drive the car because Officer Kelly got glass in his eyes and could not see. Dan was ordered to drive to the armory to get to safety.
The falling action of the story is when the whole family reunited. Near the end of the story Mr.Hatch pulled up to Dan while he was walking on the sidewalk. They all hugged each other and Ryan was squished in the middle.
The end of the story or the resolution is when they are all living in the trailer. Dan said that the town looked like a big trailer park. The only complaint was from Mrs.Hatch, saying that the noise was too loud causing Ryan not be able to sleep but other than that it was a happy ever after.