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Did you know that in 1938 people really thought America was being attacked by aliens?  People fled New York City in large numbers - all because of a radio broadcast!

Read Spooked!: How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America by Gail Jarrow.

Receiving multiple awards, this new nonfiction book is super fun and riveting!

People thought they were listening to an entertaining radio show when news bulletins interrupted the show to announce an invasion.  People were terrified.  Read what really happened, who was behind this event, and the realization that dramatic fun can have really serious consequences.  A must read! I could not put it down!  !

 

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