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628156
Abby takes a stand [Scraps Of Time]by McKissack, Pat 

Paperback New title.(Viking, 2005)

BTSB #: 628156 Temp OS

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 3.6 MG RC: 3 3-5 Lexile: 580 F&P: Q

Subjects: Segregation - Fiction Civil rights demonstrations - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Nashville (Tenn.) - Fiction


Summary: Gee recalls for her grandchildren the 1960 sit-ins held at restaurants and lunch counters in Nashville, Tennessee to protest segregation.


5.73 *

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050111
Becoming Muhammad Ali by Patterson, James 

BTSB Prebound(Little, Brown, 2020)

BTSB #: 050111 In Bindery

Dewey: 796/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 5.4 MG Lexile: 1010

Subjects: Ali, Muhammad,|d1942-2016 - Childhood and youth - Fiction Family life - Fiction Boxing - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Segregation - Fiction Louisville (Ky.) - Fiction


Summary: A fictionalized biography of Muhammad Ali when he was a child.


781570
Glory be by Scattergood, Augusta 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2012)

BTSB #: 781570 Available

Dewey: FAges: 9-12   
AR: 4.3 MG RC: 4.2 3-5 Lexile: 680 F&P: S

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Segregation - Fiction Race relations - Fiction Sisters - Fiction City and town life - Mississippi - Fiction Mississippi - History - Fiction


Summary: In the summer of 1964 Glory's town in Mississippi, beset by racial tension, closes her public pool rather than desegregating it.


6.50 *

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628123
Goin' someplace special by McKissack, Pat 

BTSB Prebound(Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001)

BTSB #: 628123 Available

Dewey: EAges: 4-8   
AR: 4.3 LG RC: 3.3 K-2 Lexile: 730 AD

Genres: Multicultural Historical Fiction


Subjects: Segregation - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Nashville (Tenn.) - Fiction


Summary: In segregated 1950s Nashville, a young African American girl braves a series of indignities and obstacles to get to the public library.


21.46 *

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702354
How high the moon by Parsons, Karyn 

BTSB Prebound(Little, Brown, 2019)

BTSB #: 702354 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.5 MG Lexile: 680 F&P: X

Genres: Multicultural Historical Fiction Family Life


Subjects: Family life - South Carolina - Fiction Race relations - Fiction Segregation - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Racially mixed people - Fiction South Carolina - History|y20th century - Fiction


Summary: Eleven-year-old Ella seeks information about her father while enjoying a visit with her mother, a jazz singer, in Boston in 1944, then returns to the harsh realities of segregated, small-town South Carolina.


20.76 *

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230709
Jericho walls by Collier, Kristi 

Paperback(Holt, 2002)

BTSB #: 230709 Available

Dewey: FAges: 9-15   
AR: 3.9 MG RC: 3 6-8 Lexile: 580

Subjects: Segregation - Fiction Race relations - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Friendship - Fiction South Carolina - Fiction


Summary: In 1957, when her preacher father accepts a post in Jericho, South Carolina, Jo wants to fit in but her growing friendship with a black boy forces her to confront the racism of the South and to reconsider her own values.


9.01 *

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512534
Let the children march by Clark-Robinson, Monica 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018)

BTSB #: 512534 Available

Dewey: EAges: 6-9   
AR: 3.8 LG RC: 3.7 3-5 Lexile: 650

Genres: Historical Fiction Multicultural


Subjects: Civil rights demonstrations - Fiction Segregation - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Birmingham (Ala.) - History|y20th century - Fiction


Summary: Under the leadership of Dr. Martin Luther King, children and teenagers march against segregation in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1963.


21.46 *

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544528
Meet Miss Fancy by Latham, Irene 

BTSB Prebound(Putnam, 2018)

BTSB #: 544528 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
Lexile: 570

Genres: Historical Fiction Multicultural


Subjects: African Americans - Fiction Elephants - Fiction Segregation - Fiction Parks - Fiction Birmingham (Ala.) - Fiction


Summary: A story set prior to the Civil Rights Movement about a boy who finds a way to challenge segregation laws.


21.46 *

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214143
Mixed : a colorful story by Chung, Arree 

BTSB Prebound(Holt, 2018)

BTSB #: 214143 Available

Dewey: EAges: 4-8   
AR: 2 LG Lexile: 500 AD

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Color - Fiction Segregation - Fiction Toleration - Fiction Interracial marriage - Fiction Racially mixed people - Fiction


Summary: Each believing that their hue is the best, the three primary colors live in separate parts of the city until Yellow and Blue meet, fall in love, and decide to mix.


088268
Northbound by Bandy, Michael S. 

BTSB Prebound(Candlewick Press, 2020)

BTSB #: 088268 Available

Dewey: EAges: 6-8   


Genres: Historical Fiction Multicultural


Subjects: Railroads - Fiction Race relations - Fiction Segregation - Fiction


Summary: On his first train ride, Michael meets a new friend from the "whites only" car-but find they can hang together for only part of the trip.


21.46 *

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421638
Perfect place by Harris, Teresa E. 

BTSB Prebound(Clarion, 2014)

BTSB #: 421638 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-14   
Lexile: 680

Genres: Family Life


Subjects: Home - Fiction Family life - Virginia - Fiction Great-aunts - Fiction Segregation - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Moving - Fiction Virginia - Fiction


Summary: Twelve-year-old Treasure Daniels and her younger sister must move in with Great-aunt Grace until their mother sorts herself out, but life in Black Lake, Virginia, where segregation lingers, is hard and Grace is a nightmare--at least on the surface.


6.50 *

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Ruby Lee & me by Hitchcock, Shannon 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2015)

BTSB #: 447508 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.2 MG RC: 3.3 3-5 Lexile: 590

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Segregation - Fiction Race relations - Fiction Friendship - Fiction North Carolina - Fiction


Summary: When a segregated North Carolina town gets its first black teacher, two girls--one black, one white--come face-to-face with how prejudice affects their friendship.


738249
Ruth and The Green Book by Ramsey, Calvin A. 

BTSB Prebound(Carolrhoda, 2010)

BTSB #: 738249 Available

Dewey: EAges: 7-11   
AR: 4.6 LG RC: 5.3 3-5 Lexile: 700 F&P: R

Genres: Multicultural Historical Fiction


Subjects: Segregation - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Automobile travel - Fiction Southern States - History - Fiction


Summary: When Ruth and her parents take a road trip from Chicago to Alabama, they rely on "The Negro Motorist Green Book" to find places that will serve them.


22.16 *

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311466
Silver people : voices from the Panama Canal by Engle, Margarita 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014)

BTSB #: 311466 Available

Dewey: FAges: 12-16   
AR: 6.8 MG+RC: 7.5 6-8 Lexile: 1310 NC

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Novels in verse Racism - Fiction Segregation - Fiction Rain forests - Fiction


Summary: Fourteen-year-old Mateo and other Caribbean islanders face discrimination, segregation, and harsh working conditions when American recruiters lure them to the Panamanian rain forest in 1906 to build the great canal.


629617
Sources of light by McMullan, Margaret 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010)

BTSB #: 629617 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-14   
AR: 5.2 MG+RC: 5.5 6-8 Lexile: 840 F&P: W

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Bildungsromans Race relations - Fiction Photography - Fiction Segregation - Fiction Mississippi - Fiction


Summary: Samantha, 14, and her mother move to Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962 after her father is killed in Vietnam, where she learns photography and sees prejudice and violence of the segregationist South.


20.07 *

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P03007
Stella by starlight by Draper, Sharon M. 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2015)

BTSB #: P03007 Available

Dewey: FAges: 9-13   


Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) - Fiction Prejudices - Fiction Segregation - Fiction Civil rights - Fiction African Americans - Fiction North Carolina - History|y20th century - Fiction


Summary: When a burning cross set by the Klan causes panic and fear in 1932 Bumblebee, North Carolina, fifth-grader Stella must face prejudice and find the strength to demand change in her segregated town.


52.24 *

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