Bonnie and Clyde: The Making of a Legend

Bonnie and Clyde: The Making of a Legend

by Karen Blumenthal

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780451471222
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 08/14/2018
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 176,923
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range: 12 Years

About the Author

Karen Blumenthal is a critically acclaimed children's nonfiction writer and former journalist for the Wall Street Journal. She is the author of seven nonfiction books for young readers including Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different, Hillary Rodham Clinton: A Woman Living History, and Bootleg: Murder, Moonshine, and the Lawless Years of Prohibition. She lives in Dallas, Texas.

Table of Contents

Prologue 1

1 Joplin, Mo., April 1933.- 3

2 Telico, Tex., March 24, 1909.- 8

3 West Of Dallas, Tex., 1922.- 13

4 Waco, Tex., March 1930.- 26

5 Eastham Farm, Texas Prison System, 1930-1932.- 36

6 Electra, Tex., April 14, 1932.- 46

7 Stringtown, Okla., August 5, 1932.- 58

8 Carlsbad, N.Mex., August 14, 1932.- 69

9 Sherman, Tex., October 11, 1932.- 78

10 Temple, Tex., December 25, 1932.- 87

11 Joplin, Mo., April 13, 1933.- 97

12 Wellington, Tex., June 10, 1933.- 110

13 Platte City, Mo., July 19, 1933.- 122

14 Des Moines, Iowa, July 1933.- 133

15 Eastham Farm, Texas Prison System, January 16, 1934.- 147

16 Grapevine, Tex., April 1, 1934.- 157

17 Near Gibsland, La., May 23, 1934.- 173

18 Dallas, Tex.- 187

19 Hollywood, Calif.- 198

A Note About "The Story of Bonnie and Clyde".- 209

What Happened to 213

Key Dates 218

Acknowledgments 221

A Note About Facts and Sources 224

Source Notes 227

Bibliography 240

Photo Credits 246

Index 247

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