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October mourning : a song for Matthew Shepard

Author: Lesléa Newman; Candlewick Press,
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012. ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Relates, from various points of view, events from the night of October 6, 1998, when twenty-one-year-old Matthew Shepard, a gay college student, was lured out of a Wyoming bar, savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die.
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Genre/Form: American Library Association Stonewall Book Awards: Honor book
Fiction
Juvenile works
Novels in verse
Poetry
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Juvenile poetry
Named Person: Matthew Shepard; Matthew Shepard; Matthew Shepard
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lesléa Newman; Candlewick Press,
ISBN: 9780763658076 0763658073
OCLC Number: 774490636
Awards: Stonewall Book Awards (Honor Book in Children's & Young Adult Literature), 2013
Description: xi, 111 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Prologue --
Part one --
Part two --
Epilogue --
Afterword --
Notes --
Explanation of poetic forms.
Responsibility: Lesléa Newman.
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Relates, from various points of view, events from the night of October 6, 1998, when twenty-one-year-old Matthew Shepard, a gay college student, was lured out of a Wyoming bar, savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die.

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