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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807529638
  • ISBN: 080752963X
  • ISBN: 9780807529652
  • ISBN: 0807529656
  • Physical Description: 248 pages, 8 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman and Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-256).
Summary, etc.:
Discovering a series of antique paintings containing hidden glowing images, a young thrift-store aficionado investigates their origins and discovers the haunting true story of a group of young women artists, the Radium Girls, who used dangerous radioactive paint to create the world's first glow-in-the-dark products.-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 13 and up.
Grades 8 and up.
810L Lexile
Awards Note:
2019-2020 South Carolina Book Award Nominee, Young Adult
Subject: Thrift shops > Juvenile fiction.
Painting > Juvenile fiction.
Watch dial painters > Juvenile fiction.
Radioactive substances > Juvenile fiction.
Radium paint > Toxicology > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 > War work > Women > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.

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