Posted in 2012-2013 Club, Not Mock Newbery

Fire in the Streets, by Kekla Magoon

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.

Aladdin

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Posted in 2012-2013 Club, Not Mock Newbery

Stealing Magic, by Marianne Malone

Summary:  Chicago sixth-graders Jack and Ruthie return to the Thorne Rooms at the Art Institute of Chicago and once again go back in time while trying to stop an art thief from endangering the miniature rooms.

Random House

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