The year of the bomb / Ronald Kidd. - SHERLOC
The year of the bomb / Ronald Kidd.
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2009.
202 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Fear -- Juvenile fiction.
Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Juvenile fiction.
Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction.
Blacklisting of entertainers -- Juvenile fiction.
Cold War -- Juvenile fiction.
Problem families -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Sierra Madre (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
United States -- History -- 1953-1961 -- Juvenile fiction.
"Conspiracies and pod people are only in the movies ... right?" -- Cover.
A Junior Library Guild selection
Young Hoosier Book Award, 2011-2012, 6-8 Nominee.
In 1955 California, as "Invasion of the body snatchers" is filmed in their hometown, thirteen-year-old Arnie discovers a real enemy when he and three friends go against a young government agent determined to find communists at a nearby university or on the movie set.
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