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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