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The Resource Fire in the streets, Kekla Magoon

Fire in the streets, Kekla Magoon

Label
Fire in the streets
Title
Fire in the streets
Statement of responsibility
Kekla Magoon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the aftermath of Dr. King's assassination in 1968, Chicago fourteen-year-old Maxie longs to join the Black Panthers, whether or not her brother Raheem, ex-boyfriend Sam, or her friends like it, and is soon caught up in the violence of anti-war and civil rights demonstrations
Summary
In the aftermath of Dr. King's assassination in 1968, Chicago fourteen-year-old Maxie longs to join the Black Panthers, whether or not her brother Raheem, ex-boyfriend Sam, or her friends like it, and is soon caught up in the violence of anti-war and civil rights demonstrations
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
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10141891
Cataloging source
IUK
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Magoon, Kekla
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-14
  • 650
Intended audience source
Lexile
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650
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 9
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True
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  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights movements
  • Black Panther Party
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Racism
  • African Americans
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • United States
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Fire in the streets, Kekla Magoon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: The rock and the river
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Aladdin hardcover ed.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9781442422315
Isbn Type
(pbk)
System control number
(OCoLC)858455697
Label
Fire in the streets, Kekla Magoon
Publication
Note
Sequel to: The rock and the river
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Aladdin hardcover ed.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9781442422315
Isbn Type
(pbk)
System control number
(OCoLC)858455697

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