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Author Moore, Kate (Writer and editor), author.

Title The radium girls [Young Readers' Edition] : the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark / Kate Moore.

Edition Young readers' edition.
Publication Info. Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks eXplore, [2020]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  363.1799082 MOO    ON HOLDSHELF
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Description xvii, 408 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Audience 880L Lexile
Note "This work is adpated for young readers and is based on The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women by Kate Moore, copyright 2017 by Kate More, published by Sourcebooks"--Verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-391) and index.
Summary "Now adapted for young readers! The incredible true story of the young women exposed to the "wonder drug" radium and their struggle for justice"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Watch dial painters -- Diseases -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Radium paint -- Toxicology -- Juvenile literature.
Consumers' leagues -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Industrial hygiene -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Women -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781728210346 (hardback)
9781728209470 (trade paperback)
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