Although StorySnoops is based in California, my thoughts are with all of those who are dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Sometimes it takes children a little while to process their feelings after a traumatic event. And some sensitive souls who are not even directly affected can experience anxiety just imagining what could have been. With these kids in mind, here are six books in which characters triumph during natural disasters or other life-threatening situations. You never know, these survival stories may provide some comfort to those who now have survival stories of their own.