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  • 88 of 112 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at New Castle-Henry County Public Library.

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4 current holds with 112 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle F THOM (Text) 39231033390630 Young Adult Fiction Collection Checked out 03/19/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062498533
  • ISBN: 0062498533
  • ISBN: 9781549006227
  • Physical Description: 444 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
After witnessing her friend's death at the hands of a police officer, Starr Carter's life is complicated when the police and a local drug lord try to intimidate her in an effort to learn what happened the night Kahlil died.
Target Audience Note:
HL 590 Lexile.
HL590L Lexile
Decoding demand: 94 (very high) Semantic demand: 100 (very high) Syntactic demand: 83 (very high) Structure demand: 88 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 3.9 13.0 187740.
Awards Note:
Printz Honor Book, 2018
Eliot Rosewater nominee, 2019-2020.
Subject: Witnesses > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
Police shootings > Juvenile fiction.
Police-community relations > Juvenile fiction.
Witnesses > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Police shootings > Fiction.
Police-community relations > Fiction.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Emotions & Feelings.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Prejudice & Racism.
Genre: Urban fiction.

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