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The hate u give

Author: Angie Thomas
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
"Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death is a national headline. Some are calling him a thug, maybe even a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Realistic fiction
Social problem fiction
Juvenile works
Urban fiction
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thomas, Angie.
Hate u give.
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Angie Thomas
ISBN: 9780062498533 0062498533 9783570164822 3570164829 9781406372151 1406372153 9780062872340 0062872346
OCLC Number: 959036877
Awards: Boston Globe/Horn Book Fiction & Poetry Award, 2017. National Book Award Nominee for Young People's Literature, 2017. Horn Book Fanfare List, 2017. Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2017. School Library Journal's Best Books, 2017. Michael L. Printz Honor, 2018. William C. Morris Award, 2018. CILIP Carnegie Medal Nominee, 2018. Coretta Scott King Author Honor, 2018. Edgar Award Nominee For Best Young Adult, 2018. NAACP Image Award Nominee for Outstanding Literary Work for Youth/Teens, 2018. Lincoln Award: Illinois Teen Readers' Choice Nominee, 2019. South Dakota Teen Choice Book Award (High School), 2018-2019.
Target Audience: HL590
Description: 444 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Hate you give
Responsibility: Angie Thomas.


A powerful and brave YA novel about what prejudice looks like in the 21st century.  Read more...


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Angie Thomas has written a stunning, brilliant, gut-wrenching novel that will be remembered as a classic of our time. * John Green * "The Hate U Give says more about the contemporary black experience Read more...

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An important novel for this generation

by SuzanneLaPierre (WorldCat user published 2018-02-06) Excellent Permalink

This astonishing debut novel is an important book for our times because it tackles the big issues that many shy away from- but at the same time it's just a really great absorbing read with complex characters...
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