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The Resource Fire in the streets, by Kekla Magoon

Fire in the streets, by Kekla Magoon

Label
Fire in the streets
Title
Fire in the streets
Statement of responsibility
by Kekla Magoon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the aftermath of Dr. King's assassination in 1968, Chicago fourteen-year-old Maxie longs to join the Black Panthers, whether or not her brother Raheem, ex-boyfriend Sam, or her friends like it, and is soon caught up in the violence of anti-war and civil rights demonstrations
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10141891
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Magoon, Kekla
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 650L
  • Decoding demand: 91 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 88 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG+
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black Panther Party
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights movements
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Racism
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Fire in the streets, by Kekla Magoon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: The rock and the river
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884767
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9781442422308
Lccn
2011039129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781442422308
  • (OCoLC)709673047
Label
Fire in the streets, by Kekla Magoon
Publication
Note
Sequel to: The rock and the river
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884767
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9781442422308
Lccn
2011039129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781442422308
  • (OCoLC)709673047
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