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Macmillan Children's Book

Bringing Down A President

The Watergate Scandal

Author: Andrea Balis and Elizabeth Levy; illustrations by Tim Foley

Bringing Down A President

Bringing Down A President

$19.99

About This Book

A middle-grade retelling of Richard Nixon's downfall, Bringing Down A President: The Watergate Scandal is an inventive and timely look at one of the biggest scandals to ever rock...

Page Count
240
On Sale
08/06/2019

Book Details

A middle-grade retelling of Richard Nixon's downfall, Bringing Down A President: The Watergate Scandal is an inventive and timely look at one of the biggest scandals to ever rock our nation by Andrea Balis and Elizabeth Levy, featuring graphic novel style illustrations by Tim Foley.

Comprised almost completely of primary source quotes (good thing Nixon's recorder was on) and interspersed with contextual narrative, this captivating account of the trials and tribulations of the Nixon Administration has been rendered screenplay style offering an extraordinarily immediate narrative of one of America's most turbulent eras.

Imprint Publisher

Roaring Brook Press

ISBN

9781250176790

Reading Guide

In The News

*"This valuable book reminds us that we can learn from the lessons of history and so avoid reprising the dark days of this national nightmare." —Booklist, starred review

About the Creators

Bringing Down A President

Bringing Down A President

$19.99