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Available copies

  • 10 of 12 copies available at Missouri Evergreen.

Current holds

0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
De Soto Public Library F Per (Text) 33858000096698 Adult Fiction Available -
Douglas County Public Library F Per (Text) 35633000030711 Adult Fiction Available -
Heartland Regional Library - Eldon YA F PER (Text) 35555001730417 Young Adult Fiction Checked out 12/17/2021
Jefferson County Library-Northwest TF PEREZ (Text) 30051070045080 Teen Fiction Available -
  Digital Bookplate: Printz Honor -- 2016
Little Dixie - Huntsville YA PEREZ (Text) 2003822046 YA Fiction Available -
Marshall Public Library YAF HIST PRE (Text) 33391000184965 YA Fiction Available -
North Kansas City Public Library FICTION PEREZ 2015 (Text) 0001002088050 Fiction Available -
Ray County Library YA F PER (Text) 2901698158 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Scenic Regional-Union YA FIC PER (Text) 3005238768 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Trails Regional-Concordia YA FIC PER (Text) 2204895792 Young Adult Fiction Available -
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Summary, etc.:
Loosely based on a school explosion that took place in New London, Texas in 1937, this is the story of two teenagers: Naomi, who is Mexican, and Wash, who is black, and their dealings with race, segregation, love, and the forces that destroy people.
Target Audience Note:
HL 660 Lexile.
HL660L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 4.6 15 178200.
Awards Note:
Printz Honor 2016
Subject: Explosions > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Mexican Americans > Juvenile fiction.
New London (Tex.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.

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