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The Resource This is my America, Kim Johnson

This is my America, Kim Johnson

Label
This is my America
Title
This is my America
Statement of responsibility
Kim Johnson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • While writing letters to Innocence X, a justice-seeking project, asking them to help her father, an innocent black man on death row, teenaged Tracy takes on another case when her brother is accused of killing his white girlfriend
  • Every week Tracy Beaumont writes letters to Innocence X asking the organization to help her father, an innocent Black man on death row. After seven years, Tracy is running out of time: her dad has only 267 days left. Then the police arrive in the night, and Tracy's older brother, Jamal, goes from being a bright, promising track star to a thug on the run, accused of killing a white girl. As Tracy investigates what really happened between Jamal and Angela down at the Pike, she uncovers their Texas town's racist history. Will she prove her brother's innocence-- or cause her world to explode? -- adapted from jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Kim
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.J623
LC item number
Th 2020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Judicial error
  • Young adult fiction
  • Racism
  • Judicial error
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • Prisoners
  • Murder
  • Family problems
  • Texas
Target audience
adolescent
Label
This is my America, Kim Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
406 pages
Isbn
9780593118771
Lccn
2019024787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1107806758
  • (OCoLC)on1107806758
Label
This is my America, Kim Johnson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
406 pages
Isbn
9780593118771
Lccn
2019024787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1107806758
  • (OCoLC)on1107806758

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