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Kekla Magoon

Teoksen How It Went Down tekijä

33+ teosta 3,216 jäsentä 174 arvostelua

Tietoja tekijästä

Kekla Magoon is a writer, editor, speaker, and educator. She is the author of Camo Girl, 37 Things I Love (in No Particular Order), How It Went Down, and numerous non-fiction titles for the education market. Her book, The Rock and the River, won the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Award. She also näytä lisää leads writing workshops for youth and adults and is the co-editor of YA and Children's Literature for Hunger Mountain, the arts journal of Vermont College. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän

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Image credit: Author Kekla Magoon at the 2019 Texas Book Festival in Austin, Texas, United States. By Larry D. Moore, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=83622654


Tekijän teokset

How It Went Down (2014) 611 kappaletta
X: A Novel (2015) 582 kappaletta
The Rock and the River (2009) 516 kappaletta
The Season of Styx Malone (2018) 424 kappaletta
Light It Up (2019) 131 kappaletta
Camo Girl (2011) 130 kappaletta
Fire in the Streets (2012) 94 kappaletta
She Persisted: Ruby Bridges (2021) 55 kappaletta
Chester Keene Cracks the Code (2022) 45 kappaletta
The Minus-One Club (2023) 42 kappaletta
Infinity Riders (2016) 32 kappaletta

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From Kirkus: "Heartening and hopeful, a love letter to black male youth grasping the desires within them, absorbing the worlds around them, striving to be more otherwise than ordinary. Please share."
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BackstoryBooks | 13 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 3, 2024 |
Gr 7 Up—Through well-documented research and passionate writing, this compelling treatise tells the history of the
Black Panther Party. Magoon offers absorbing and balanced background and commentary on the party's founders,
including their principles as well as the party's policies and activities, such as providing badly needed social services
in Black communities.
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BackstoryBooks | 17 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 1, 2024 |
Gr 1–4—Magoon effectively describes Thurgood Marshall's accomplishments, from his childhood to his ascension to
the Supreme Court. More than a biography, this is a road map to good citizenship, from dinner table discussions of
segregation and unfair laws to consistency in showing up and "doing the right thing." Accessible, engaging, and
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BackstoryBooks | 1 muu arvostelu | Apr 1, 2024 |
Gr 3–7—When a classmate approaches Chester Keene to work on a super secret mission, he is convinced it will
bring him closer to his absent dad and help him fight back against a bully. In this fast-paced heist story, Magoon also
expertly explores the complex relationships of a single-parent family and changing family dynamics.
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