Misinformation can have serious consequences, and this irreverent book exposes rhetorical fallacies and teaches important critical thinking skills to help teens cope.
Recommended grade level: 7 and up
Pages: 288 (for ISBN 9781936976683)
Genre(s) and keywords: nonfiction
Pace: leisurely to moderate
Summary: We live in an era of misinformation, much of it spread by authority figures like broadcasters, politicians, and religious leaders. (The various pundits on blogs and websites don’t help either.) With so much bogus information from so many sources, how can anyone be expected to discover the truth? Continue reading