Terra Tempo: Ice Age Cataclysm!
Written by David R. Shapiro | Illustrated by Christopher Herndon | Color by Erica Melville

Join in the adventure as Ari, Jenna, and Caleb unlock the secret of time travel and journey back 15,000 years to witness the great Missoula Floods, the largest floods to have ever washed over the face of the earth. Experience the world of the not so distant past when giant mammoths and saber-toothed cats roamed the Pacific Northwest. Ride along with the time travel kids as they tour the changing landscapes from back of the mythic Thunderbird and work together to survive the dangers of the Ice Age Cataclysm!

Visit the Terra Tempo interactive website, complete with interactive map, character bios, and an interactive story sample from the book itself!  www.iceagecataclysm.com

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Books purchased through Craigmore Creations are non-returnable. 

Price: $14.99
ISBN: 978-0-9844422-1-8
Format: Softcover, 6" x 9.5"
Pages: 143 illustrated, Full Color
Lexile ® Measure: GN 520L
Age: 8 and up

Purchase 10 or more books to receive a 33% discount, classroom poster and teacher's desk copy.

Use code: ICEAGE at checkout.


Workbooks are formatted to be printed on 11x17 paper, and folded and stapled.


David R. Shapiro is the founder of Craigmore Creations. Entrepreneur, entertainer and naturalist. He has tracked rare carnivores for the USFS, guided children through a mythical theater naturalist learning camp, and acted as a liaison for large scale art and music festival productions. 

Christopher Herndon is an artist, monster maker, musician, and more. He is the creator of two comic book series and illustrator for numerous album covers, games, and magazines. Chris has traveled across the country showcasing his work. You can see more of Chris's work at www.christopherherndon.com.

Colorist Erica Melville has a MFA in visual art from Rutgers University and currently lives in Burlington, Vermont. Erica’s experience as a painter and editor have helped her develop her ability to seamlessly integrate color to the Terra Tempo graphic novel series, bringing the illustrations and text to life. She has a wide skill set in art, design, and editing, with a love for nature and good stories. Erica exhibitions her art on both coasts. You can see her work at www.ericamelville.com.

“Fans of action and fans of science, especially budding naturalists, paleontologists, and archeologists, will find a lot to enjoy here.”

– School Library Journal

“Terra Tempo: Ice Age Cataclysm! is an excellent gift for young people and a worthy addition to public library children’s graphic novel collections.”

– Midwest Book Review

“Terra Tempo explores this era in an interesting and informative way that kids will enjoy. Time travel, adventure and the graphic novel format of this book make it an easy and fun read.”

– Bergers Book Reviews by Alice Berger

“Terra Tempo does a great job of combining fact and fiction. With its lucid text and striking visuals, the book makes its subject – the Ice Age – accessible and entertaining.”

– Bookpleasures.com by Lavanya Karthik