In 1887, Nellie Bly faked mental illness in order to investigate a notorious New York City asylum. This was just one of many journalism stunts that Bly pulled off during her career. Author’s note. Source notes. Bibliography. Index. Black-and-white period photographs, illustrations, and reproductions.
Ten Days a Madwoman: The Daring Life and Turbulent Times of the Original “Girl” Reporter, Nellie BlyBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780803740174 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Viking Page Count: 144 Trim Size: 7" x 9" Lexile: Level: 1210L Awards & Honors: ALA Notable Books for Children Nominee -Summer 2016, Nonfiction
2017 Capitol Choices, Ten to Fourteen
2016 Cybils Finalist, Middle Grade and Young Adult Nonfiction
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