The Nantucket Sea Monster: A Fake News Story

by Darcy Pattison

Illustrations by Peter Willis

Early in August 1937, a news flash came: a sea monster had been spotted lurking off the shore of Nantucket Island. Was this real—or a hoax? This nonfiction picture book is a perfect tool to discuss non-political fake news stories. Time line of actual events. Information about freedom of the press and fake news. Glossary. Sources. Full-color illustrations.

ISBN: 9781629440828

JLG Release: December 2017

JLG Member Price

Nonfiction Early Elementary

Grades K-2


12 books / $17.05 a book