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Yes....Countdown is fabulous and the 2nd in the series is Revolution and
deals with "Freedom Summer" and black voter registration.

Liz

On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 3:42 PM, Bernie Alie <[log in to unmask]>
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> Has anyone recommended Deborah Wiles 2014 book, Revolution?  Oh my
> goodness, what an incredible blend of primary source material and fiction.
> One of my favorites of the year.
>
> Bernie Alie
> Youth Services Librarian
> Kennebunk Free Library
>
> Quoting "Andrea Terry" <[log in to unmask]>:
>
>  By far the most popular response to my request for a middle-school level
>> book about civil rights is The Watsons Go To Birmingham, which was
>> suggested a whopping 8 times.
>>
>> Other suggestions include:
>>
>> Witness by Karen Hess
>>
>> The Return of Gabriel by John Armistead
>>
>> Yankeegirl by Mary Ann Rodman
>>
>> Lions of Little Rock
>>
>> Leon's Story
>>
>> March Book One and March Book Two by John Lewis
>>
>> Thanks as always for all the help!
>>
>> Andrea Terry, MLIS
>> Library Media Technician
>> Richmond Middle/High School
>>
>>


-- 
Liz McMahon
Library Media Specialist
Messalonskee Middle School
33 School Bus Drive
Oakland, ME 04963
207-465-2167
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