Happiest of publications days to Patricia Pearson on the publication of her newest work of non-fiction for older readers, Conspiracy: Nixon, Watergate, and Democracy’s Defenders!
The story of President Richard Nixon and those who fought against him comes to life in this insightful and accessible book.
“What can American citizens do about a president who thinks he’s above the rule of law? A lot, actually, as Pearson shows in this skillful and meticulous telling of the Watergate drama.”—Steve Sheinkin, National Book Award finalist & Newbery Honor author of Bomb and Most Dangerous
“Pearson agilely walks the line between textbook history and popular true crime…” — Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
“Smooth, clear writing makes this an appealing and accessible read. A cautionary episode from a half-century ago that ends … [more]