Over the course of the summer of 1963, fourteen-year-old Esther Young discovers the passion within her when eighteen-year-old King-Roy Johnson, accused of murdering a white man in Alabama, comes to live with her family.
0152051082 (trade bdg.)
Orlando : Harcourt, c2006.
334 p. ; 22 cm.
Target Audience Note:
12 and up.
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Subjects:African Americans -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Black Muslims -- Fiction.
Black Muslims -- Juvenile fiction.
Civil rights movements -- Fiction.
Civil rights movements -- Juvenile fiction.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- Fiction.
Families -- New York (State) -- Juvenile fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Westchester County (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Westchester County (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.