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Author Crowe, Chris, author.

Title Death coming up the hill / Chris Crowe. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (204 pages)
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Summary A strikingly innovative and powerful story. Death Coming Up the Hill portrays the momentous events of the year 1968'the escalating war in Vietnam, the explosive Democratic Convention in Chicago, the Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy assassinations, the menace of the draft, and rampant racism'as seen through the eyes of a perceptive seventeen-year-old American male. Told in verse with 52 episodes'one for each week of the year.
Audience 930 Lexile.
Note 930 Lexile.
Audience 930L Lexile
Note 930L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.8 2 179325
Note Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.8 2 179325
Study Program Accelerated Reader UG 5.8 2 179325
Note Accelerated Reader UG 5.8 2 179325
Summary Douglas Ashe keeps a weekly record of historical and personal events in 1968, the year he turns seventeen, including the escalating war in Vietnam, assassinations, rampant racism, and rioting; his first girlfriend, his parents' separation, and a longed-for sister.
Subject Novels in verse.
Coming of age -- Fiction.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Fiction.
Social change -- Fiction.
Family problems -- Fiction.
Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction.
Children's stories.
Bildungsromans.
United States -- History -- 1961-1969 -- Fiction.
United States -- History -- 1961-1969 -- Fiction -- Young adult literature.
Genre Electronic books.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Crowe, Chris. Death coming up the hill Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014] 9780544302150 (DLC) 2013042812 (OCoLC)863127614
ISBN 9780544301740 : $16.99
0544301749 : $16.99
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