How's this for a little lie: You're safe and your backyard is not radioactive.
Kristen Iversen unveils the not-so-innocent lies of her childhood in Full Body Burden. Her memoir is a brilliant piece of investigative journalism that reveals the truth about growing up in suburban Denver during the Cold War: next-door Rocky Flats was a U.S. Department of Energy facility that churned out plutonium “pits” for thousands of nuclear weapons.
Iversen talks about the book in a trailer from Crown:
Will you check out Full Body Burden?