The Nantucket Sea Monster: A Fake News Story

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The Nantucket Sea Monster: A Fake News Story

by Darcy Pattison

Illustrations by Peter Willis

First Release:

December 2017

ISBN: 9781629440828

Early in August 1937, a news flash came: a sea monster had been spotted lurking off the shore of Nantucket Island. Was this real—or a hoax? This nonfiction picture book is a perfect tool to discuss non-political fake news stories. Time line of actual events. Information about freedom of the press and fake news. Glossary. Sources. Full-color illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781629440828
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Mims House
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 8 1/2" x 8 1/2"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 0.5, Points: 0
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.61, Points: 4.9
    Lexile: Level: AD760L
    Genre: Nonfic
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