Danny Dunn and the Weather Machine

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Danny Dunn and the Weather Machine
First edition
Author Raymond Abrashkin
Jay Williams
Illustrator Ezra Jack Keats
Language English
Series Danny Dunn
Genre Science fiction
Published 1959
Pages 144
OCLC 302712
Preceded by Danny Dunn and the Homework Machine
Followed by Danny Dunn on the Ocean Floor

Danny Dunn and the Weather Machine is the fourth novel in the Danny Dunn series of juvenile science fiction/adventure books written by Raymond Abrashkin and Jay Williams. The book was first published in 1959 and originally illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats.

Plot introduction[edit]

Danny accidentally discovers that an ionic transmitter Professor Bulfinch has been working on can be used to create miniature rainclouds.


Floyd C. Gale of Galaxy Science Fiction rated the book four stars out of five for children: "The authors reap plenty of humor ... meanwhile sowing a considerable amount of meteorological knowledge in the process".[1]



MacDonald and Jane's

Pocket Books/Archway Books


  1. ^ Gale, Floyd C. (April 1960). "Galaxy's 5 Star Shelf". Galaxy Science Fiction. pp. 142–146.