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My year in the middle / Lila Quintero Weaver.

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  • 7 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood TWEEN Weaver (Text) 36626103999470 1st Floor New Teen Room In process -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown JUV FICTION WEAV (Text) 39213000841597 JUV Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library TW FIC WEA (Text) 78551000378346 Tween Collection Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library TEEN HIS WEAVER (Text) 39206021520687 Teen NEW Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J WEAVER (Text) 30403002324580 Childrens - Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J Fic Quintero (Text) 31208912576842 children fiction Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton Y Fic Weaver (Text) 30890000698595 New Youth materials Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown MG FIC WEA (Text) 30034001293045 Middle Grade Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780763692315
  • Physical Description: 268 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2018.

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Sixth-grader Lu Olivera just wants to keep her head down and get along with everyone in her class. The trouble is, Lu's old friends have been changing lately - acting boy-crazy and making snide remarks about Lu's newfound talent for running track. Lu's secret hope for a new friend is fellow runner Belinda Gresham, but in 1970 Red Grove, Alabama, blacks and whites don't mix. As segregationist ex-governor George Wallace ramps up his campaign against the current governor, Albert Brewer, growing tensions in the state - and in the classroom - mean that Lu can't stay neutral about the racial divide at school. Will Lu find the gumption to stand up for what's right - and to choose friends who do the same?
Subject: African Americans > rights > History > Fiction.
Racism > Fiction.
Civil rights movements > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Track and field athletes > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Historical fiction.

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