The House on the Volcano by Virginia Nielsen, original title: Kimo and Madame Pele, 6th Scholastic paperback printing, TX1561, 1976, 112 pages. Illustrations by Ursula Koering.
DESCRIPTION: “The rumbling and shaking awakens Kimo. There is a terrible roaring sound and the air smells sharp and hot. Through the window Kimo sees flames shoot up…the lava is burning the fields!
‘We’ve got to get out of here,’ he cries, ‘or we’ll be trapped and burnt…'” (from the back cover)