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One single act of violence is all it takes to completely change the lives of two teenagers. This bestselling novel will foster important and necessary discussions in your classroom about race relations, privilege, police brutality, and the meaning of community in modern America. This book is…

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In Soldier Boys, readers are able to see for themselves two sides of a story. Two boys from different worlds become very similar when they decide to join the army during World War II except one joins the American army, and the other the German. This book is eligible for Prestwick House paperback…

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Wright’s eloquent autobiography is a book that lends itself to teaching. My students were reluctant at first, but after the fire on the second page, they were hooked and eager to continue. This book helped open their eyes to great multicultural literature, and positively influenced their…

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Winner of the Printz Award and finalist for the National Book Award, American Born Chinese is one of the two or three graphic novels consistently mentioned, along with Maus and Persepolis, as true “literature.” With a fresh take on race and identity, this book is perfect to teach…

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Black Boy is the eloquent autobiography of Richard Wright. The Teaching Unit for Black Boy gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this well-researched unit as a strong base for your lesson plan — it was written by one of our seasoned…

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…continue. This book helped open their eyes to great multicultural literature, and positively influenced their social consciousness. With this Black Boy Response Journal, you’ll have an amazing selection of writing prompts for every chapter in the book right at your fingertips. Help your…

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…continue. This book helped open their eyes to great multicultural literature, and positively influenced their social consciousness. With this Black Boy Response Journal, you’ll have an amazing selection of writing prompts for every chapter in the book right at your fingertips. Help your…

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Includes the Prestwick House Teaching Unit and the Audiobook on CD.

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A novel that details the struggles of a young African American boy as he integrates into an all-white school. This book is eligible for Prestwick House paperback volume discounts. You'll always save at least 25% on any paperback you order. If the retail value of your order is at least $500, you'll…

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Walter Dean Myers’ fascinating autobiography describes his life as a boy growing up in Harlem in the 1940s. With vivid details that bring to life the world he grew up in, Bad Boy shows Myers growing from a child into a confused adolescence during which peer pressure and environment led him to…

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…girl at home. A good Cambodian girl never dates; she waits for her family to arrange her marriage to a Cambodian boy. Yet Sundara and Jonathan, an extraordinary American boy, are powerfully drawn to each other. Haunted by grief for her lost family and for the life left behind, Sundara longs…

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Written by Bruce Brooks, The Moves Make the Man is novel that details the struggles of a young African American boy as he integrates into an all-white school. With this The Moves Make the Man Response Journal, you’ll have an amazing selection of writing prompts for every chapter in the book…

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