Radium Girls by Cy.

Radium Girls


nonfiction graphic novel historical emotional informative reflective medium-paced

134 pages | first published 2020

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It's 1918 in Orange, New Jersey, and everyone knows the "Ghost Girls." The proud holders of well-paying jobs at the local watch factory, these working-class young women gain their nickname from the fine dusting of glowing, radioactive powder that ...
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sad 63%
emotional 52%
reflective 23%
dark 17%
inspiring 17%
challenging 13%
funny 8%
hopeful 6%
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adventurous 2%
relaxing 2%
tense 2%


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