The Resource Lies We Tell Ourselves, Robin Talley, (eBook)

Lies We Tell Ourselves, Robin Talley, (eBook)

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Lies We Tell Ourselves
Title
Lies We Tell Ourselves
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Robin Talley
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eng
Summary
In 1959 Virginia, the lives of two girls on opposite sides of the battle for civil rights will be changed forever. Sarah Dunbar is one of the first black students to attend the previously all-white Jefferson High School. An honors student at her old school, she is put into remedial classes, spit on and tormented daily. Linda Hairston is the daughter of one of the town's most vocal opponents of school integration. She has been taught all her life that the races should be kept "separate but equal." Forced to work together on a school project, Sarah and Linda must confront harsh truths about race, power and how they really feel about one another. Boldly realistic and emotionally compelling, Lies We Tell Ourselves is a brave and stunning novel about finding truth amid the lies, and finding your voice even when others are determined to silence it
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Talley, Robin
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English
Label
Lies We Tell Ourselves, Robin Talley, (eBook)
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http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=CF03312F-F704-429F-9081-743CDAA756EF
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883262879
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CF03312F-F704-429F-9081-743CDAA756EF
Label
Lies We Tell Ourselves, Robin Talley, (eBook)
Link
http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=CF03312F-F704-429F-9081-743CDAA756EF
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
883262879
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unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
CF03312F-F704-429F-9081-743CDAA756EF

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