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Fire in the streets

Author: Kekla Magoon
Publisher: New York : Aladdin, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Aladdin hardcover edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kekla Magoon
ISBN: 9781442422308 1442422300 9781442422322 1442422327
OCLC Number: 709673047
Notes: Sequel to: The rock and the river.
Awards: Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Fourteen and Up) 2013
Target Audience: Middle School.; 650; Ages 9-14.
Description: 321 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Kekla Magoon.

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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.

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