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American Murderer: The Parasite That Haunted the South
This thoroughly researched and engaging history details the discovery and treatment of devastating cases of hookworm in the southern U.S. in the early twentieth century.
- Nonfiction, History, US History, Health & Medicine, Biography
- Notable Children's Books 2023
- ISBN: 9781684378159
The Poison Eaters: Fighting Danger and Fraud in our Food and DrugsFrom formaldehyde in your milk to borax in your beans comes this fun, informative exploration of the FDA and how it works to keep our food safe.
- Nonfiction, Health & Medicine
- Notable Children's Books 2020
- ISBN: 9781629794389
Spooked! How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of AmericaBrought to life with the immediacy of a science fiction film, Spooked! relays the development and radio production of Welles's classic. Panicked first-person accounts record the hysteria and embarrassment of the duped public's reactions to “fake news,” propaganda and censorship.