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Loosely based on a school explosion that took place in New London, Texas in 1937, this is the story of two teenagers: Naomi, who is Mexican, and Wash, who is black, and their dealings with race, segregation, love, and the forces that destroy people.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library PEREZ (Ashley) (Text) 37814003281574 YOUNG ADULT - NEW Book System_Only_3months 12/02/2020 Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781467742023
  • ISBN: 1467742023
  • ISBN: 9780823445035
  • ISBN: 0823445038
  • Physical Description: 402 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Lab, [2015]

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Summary, etc.:
Loosely based on a school explosion that took place in New London, Texas in 1937, this is the story of two teenagers: Naomi, who is Mexican, and Wash, who is black, and their dealings with race, segregation, love, and the forces that destroy people.
Awards Note:
Michael L. Printz Award Honor, 2016
Subject: New London (Tex.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Explosions > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Mexican Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.
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