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Author Oshiro, Mark, author.

Title Anger is a gift / Mark Oshiro.

Publication Info. New York : Tom Doherty Associates, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Teen Fiction  New Shelf  OSHIRO,MAR    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Teen Fiction    OSHIRO,MAR    Available
 PAS Central Library Young Adult, Fiction    YA FIC OSHIRO,M    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Young Adult, Fiction  New Shelf  YA FIC OSHIRO,M    DUE 08-06-19
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library Young Adult, On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Hill Avenue Branch Young Adult, On Order.
2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Teen Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 463 pages ; 22 cm
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Note "A Tor Teen book."--Title page verso.
Summary Six years ago, Moss Jefferies' father was murdered by an Oakland police officer. Along with losing a parent, the media's vilification of his father and lack of accountability has left Moss with near crippling panic attacks. Now, in his sophomore year of high school, Moss and his fellow classmates find themselves increasingly treated like criminals in their own school. New rules. Random locker searches. Constant intimidation and Oakland Police Department stationed in their halls. Despite their youth, the students decide to organize and push back against the administration. When tensions hit a fever pitch and tragedy strikes, Moss must face a difficult choice: give in to fear and hate or realize that anger can actually be a gift.
Audience Young Adult
Subject Anger -- Juvenile fiction.
Anxiety -- Juvenile fiction.
Teenagers -- Juvenile fiction.
Police shootings -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers -- Death -- Juvenile fiction.
African American teenagers -- Juvenile fiction.
Student movements -- Juvenile fiction.
Police misconduct -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Young adult fiction.
ISBN 9781250167026 (hardcover) $17.99
1250167027 (hardcover) $17.99

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