The Lions of Little RockBook - 2012
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IndyPL_CarrieS Apr 03, 2019
My family recently listened to the audio version of this book (very well read BTW) on our way to visit Little Rock, AR on vacation. This story was great and captured the attention of everyone in the car - grade-schoolers through adult! I picked it out thinking it was going to be about the Littl... Read More »
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sparklecherryblossom thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 15
FRENCHCOOKIESYUM thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 12 and 99
blue_dolphin_11428 thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over
green_cobra_410 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 17
green_cobra_187 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 17
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In 1958 Little Rock, Arkansas, painfully shy twelve-year-old Marlee sees her city and family divided over school integration, but her friendship with Liz, a new student, helps her find her voice and fight against racism.
Never to old to read this book!!!!!!
okay so.... the summary..... : shows how important friend ship is and also race is a bad thing (not rice,rice is very healthy)
Excellent book about encouraging friendships and saying something positive to a bully. Historical fiction about 1958 in Little Rock. Great Young Adult book about a colored girl who passes as a white girl to receive a better education and how she encourages a shy girl to stand up for what she believes in.
Frightening or Intense Scenes: Includes descriptions of burnings, bombings, etc.