Aliens Are Coming!: the True Account of the 1938 War of the Worlds Radio Broadcast
Format: library binding
Publish date: February 14th 2006
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 40
Edition language: English
Surely I'm not the only person fascinated by Orson Welles' War of the Worlds? The idea of a simple radio broadcast causing such a panic is almost hypnotizing, you have to learn more. The problem is the more I learn about it, the less I can believe it. The documentation doesn't add up. What I heard...
Now this is a subject that I would have *never* considered as a viable topic for a children's picture book, but that's why I'm not an author and Meghan McCarthy is! The pictures in Aliens are Coming are great, and they easily conveyed time, mood and setting. I also loved the illustrations of the a...