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"the president has been shot!" [electronic resource] : The Assassination of John F. Kennedy. James L Swanson.

Swanson, James L. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780545496544 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2013.

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Summary, etc.: A breathtaking and dramatic account of the JFK assassination by the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER! In his new young-adult book on the Kennedy assassination, James Swanson will transport readers back to one of the most shocking, sad, and terrifying events in American history. As he did in his bestselling Scholastic YA book, CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER, Swanson will deploy his signature "you are there" style — a riveting, ticking-clock pace, with an unprecedented eye for dramatic details and impeccable historical accuracy — to tell the story of the JFK assassination as it has never been told before. The book will be illustrated with archival photos, and will have diagrams, source notes, bibliography, places to visit, and index YALSA-ALA Excellence in Young Adult Nonfiction Award Finalist
Target Audience Note: Grade 6
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
8 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Scholastic Press, 2013. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 21737 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Nonfiction.
History.
Genre: Electronic books.

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