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review: Finding Langston

September 14, 2018

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title: Finding Langston author: Lesa Cline-Ransome date: Holiday House; 2018 main character: Langston middle grade historical fiction Review based on an advanced reader’s copy. This historical novel set during the Great Migration gives readers an idea of how life changed for blacks when they moved from the rural south to the urban centers of the […]

review: The True Story of the Emmett Till Case : Getting Away With Murder

September 6, 2018

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Title: The True Story of the Emmett Till Case : Getting Away With Murder author: Chris Crowe date: Speak; revised. 2018 non-fiction In The True Story of the Emmett Till Case : Getting Away With Murder. Chris Crowe documents the life and death of Emmitt Till, an African American boy who at age 14 was […]