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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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10141891
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Magoon, Kekla
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
710
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.M2739
LC item number
Fir 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
650
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black Panther Party
  • Black Panther Party
  • Civil rights movements
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Racism
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Racism
  • African Americans
  • Historical fiction
  • 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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21026973
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Aladdin hardcover ed.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9781416990734
Lccn
2011039129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781442422308
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn709673047
  • (OCoLC)709673047
Label
Fire in the streets, Kekla Magoon
Publication
Note
Sequel to: The rock and the river
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21026973
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Aladdin hardcover ed.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9781416990734
Lccn
2011039129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781442422308
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn709673047
  • (OCoLC)709673047

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