Ghost Boys

Ghost Boys

Rhodes, Jewell Parker

Series: Penworthy Picks YA Fiction
Penworthy Prebound Book

A heartbreaking and powerful story about a black boy killed by a police officer, drawing connections through history. SLJ writes, ''Rhodes captures the all-too-real pain of racial injustice..'' (starred review) Received E.B. White, CCB, and Jane Addams awards. ALA 2019 Children's Notable.

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Copyright: 2018
Size: 5x8
Pages: 217
Interest Grade: Grades 6+
Classification: Fiction
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Dewey: Fic
Language: English
Penworthy Release: 04-2020
ISBN: 9781646971930
Item #: 44438
Onhand Quantity : 85
Review: Horn, Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal

Price: $18.59

Key words: african americans, police, social, shootin, urban, Lang/Lit, Chapter, Fiction, Review, Hachette Book Group

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