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Fire from the Rock

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Sylvia is shocked and confused when she is asked to be one of the first black students to attend Central High School, which is scheduled to be integrated in the fall of 1957, whether people like it or not. Before Sylvia makes her final decision, smoldering racial tension in the town ignites into flame. When the smoke clears, she sees clearly that nothing is going to stop the change from coming. It is up to her generation to make it happen, in as many different ways as there are colors in the world.

Synopsis:

In an emotional tale about integrity, justice, and determination ("KLATT"), Draper delivers a gripping novel about the integration of schools in Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1957. Original.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780606146463
Author:
Draper, Sharon M.
Publisher:
Turtleback Books
Subject:
Historical - United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
School & Education
Subject:
Children s-Historical Fiction-U.S. 20th Century
Edition Description:
Turtleback Scho
Publication Date:
20080931
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Pages:
231

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» Children's » Historical Fiction » United States » 20th Century
» Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Prejudice and Racism

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"Synopsis" by , In an emotional tale about integrity, justice, and determination ("KLATT"), Draper delivers a gripping novel about the integration of schools in Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1957. Original.
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