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Night on fire / Ronald Kidd.

Kidd, Ronald, (author.).

Available copies

  • 18 of 22 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 22 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron jf (Text) 75253000053697 Young Hoosiers Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola J FIC KID (Text) 33118000172139 Children: Fiction Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville JF KIDD (Text) 78321000024687 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver J KID (Text) 34304000860556 Juvenile - Young Hoosiers Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL J FIC KID (Text) 38217000572517 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL JFIC KID (Text) 36241000404135 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett JCH KID (Text) 30010170774361 Juvenile Chapter Book Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J KIDD (Text) 32826014032601 J Fiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J KID (Text) 36626103803870 JUV Fiction Books Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg YA FIC KID (Young Hoosier 2017-2018) (Text) 39970001394690 YA Checked out 06/27/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807570241
  • ISBN: 0807570249
  • Physical Description: 264 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago : Albert Whitman & Company, 2015

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Personally I don't mind them coming here but they might bother some of my customers. Thirteen-year old Billie Sims has heard things like this all her life, from the grocer down the road, from her neighbors at church, from her parents. But Billie never understood what all the fuss was about. Why do blacks and whites have separate entrances to the bus station in her town of Anniston, Alabama? Why can't her friend Jarmaine, have a milk shake with her at Wikle's? When Billie hears about a group calling themselves the Freedom Riders passing through Anniston to protest segregation on buses, she thinks change could be coming. But instead of embracing change, Billie's town responds with violence, and she finds herself at Forsyth & Sons Grocery watching a bus burn. Shocked by the actions of people she thought she knew, she realizes that freedom has a cost. But is she brave enough to stand up and fight for it?"--Jacket.
Target Audience Note: 600 Lexile.
Subject: Violence > Juvenile fiction.
Social change > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Alabama > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Alabama > Race relations > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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