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Ada Public Library J GIL (Text) 33500013357256 New Available -
McIntosh Public Library J GIL (Text) 33500013357249 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593175170
  • ISBN: 0593175174
  • ISBN: 9780593175187
  • ISBN: 0593175182
  • Physical Description: 229 pages ; 22cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, [2021]

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"Sixth-grader Wes Henderson sets out to save the Oaks, the neighborhood where he's lived his whole life, from being sold to a real estate developer"-- Provided by publisher.
Author Notes

Chrystal Giles is an own voices writer, with a strong focus on creating stories that bring the hopes and hurdles of African American children to the mainstream children's book market. She is a member of SCBWI and was selected as a 2018 We Need Diverse Books Mentee. One of Chrystal's poems appears in the poetry anthology, THANKU: POEMS OF GRATITUDE (Lerner/Millbrook, September 2019). She lives with her family in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Subject: Community life > Juvenile fiction.
Neighborhoods > Juvenile fiction.
Gentrification > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Middle schools > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Community life > Fiction.
Neighborhoods > Fiction.
Gentrification > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Middle schools > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.

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