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Author Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-

Title Riot / Walter Dean Myers.

Imprint New York : Egmont USA, 2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Historical Fiction  F MYERS    ---  Available
Description 164 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.
Note Written in screenplay format.
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Summary In 1863, fifteen-year-old Claire, the daughter of an Irish mother and a black father, faces ugly truths and great danger when Irish immigrants, enraged by the Civil War and a federal draft, lash out against blacks and wealthy "swells" of New York City.
Audience 4.6 Perma-Bound Books.
5-9 Perma-Bound Books.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR 4.6 3.0 134436.
Subject Draft Riot, New York, N.Y., 1863 -- Juvenile fiction.
Draft Riot, New York, N.Y., 1863 -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Racially mixed people -- Fiction.
Riots -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Irish Americans -- Fiction.
Motion picture plays.
Draft Riot, New York, N.Y., 1863 -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Racially mixed people -- Fiction.
Riots -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Irish Americans -- Fiction.
Screenplays.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1861-1865, Civil War -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 1606840002 : $18.01

 
    
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