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Liz McMahon <[log in to unmask]>
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Liz McMahon <[log in to unmask]>
Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:33:45 -0400
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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.


On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 3:42 PM, Bernie Alie <[log in to unmask]>

> 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
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