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The Rock and the River by Kekla Magoon. In 1968 Chicago, fourteen-year-old Sam Childs is caught in a conflict between his father's nonviolent approach to seeking civil rights for African Americans and his older brother, who has joined the Black Panther Party.
YA A Death-Struck Year, 2014. Early 20th century. When the Spanish influenza epidemic reaches Portland, Oregon, in 1918, seventeen-year-old Cleo leaves behind the comfort of her boarding school to work for the Red Cross.
Courage, Community, and Hope: Reading Stella by Starlight by Sharon Draper – Review by Tara Warmerdam
Readers will find many topics and layers to discuss, from segregation, the KKK, the importance of family, standing by one’s word and living without fear. This is an important book about the power of words, community, and hope for the future. Review from Nerdy Book Club.
The Wave Movie 1981 Characters. An experiment in an American High School where students learn how easy it is to be seduced by the same social forces which led to the horrors of Nazi Germany. Based on a true story.