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The year of the bomb

Author: Ronald Kidd
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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 neaby university or on the movie set.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Kidd
ISBN: 9781416958925 9781416996255 1416996257 1416958924
OCLC Number: 237010677
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: Ages 12 up.
Description: 202 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ronald Kidd.
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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 neaby university or on the movie set.

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OK for fifth grade and up

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-12-10) Good Permalink

Paul,Oz, Arnie and Crank find out that there Is going to be a "horror" film shot in their town.  Naturally, they sneak onto the set.   Soon however, the friends discover that the extras on the set are actually FBI / CIA and undercover Agents investigating a huge conspiracy about detonating...
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