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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch YA HAMMO C (Text) 33126024451662 New YA Fiction Available -
Erlanger Branch YA HAMMO C (Text) 33126024451654 New YA Fiction Checked out 11/06/2020
Wm. E. Durr Branch YA HAMMO C (Text) 33126024370169 New YA Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534462724 hardcover
  • ISBN: 1534462724 hardcover
  • ISBN: 9781534462731 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1534462732
  • Physical Description: 362 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, [2020]

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Summary, etc.:
Los Angeles, 1992. It's the end of senior year and Ashley Bennett and her friends are spending more time at the beach than in the classroom. When four LAPD officers are acquitted after beating a black man named Rodney King half to death, violent protests engulf LA and the city burns. Ashley tries to continue on as if life were normal; her self-destructive sister gets dangerously involved in the riots. The model black family fa├žade her wealthy and prominent parents built starts to crumble. Her friends are spreading a rumor that could completely derail the future of her classmate and fellow black kid, LaShawn Johnson. Ashley is left to question who is the us? And who is the them? -- adapted from jacket
Target Audience Note:
Ages 14 up. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.
Grades 10-12. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.
Subject: Race relations > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Rodney King Riots, Los Angeles, Calif., 1992 > Fiction.
High school students > Fiction.
High schools > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Los Angeles (Calif.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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