"This is such a powerful, heartbreaking story. We all have seen news stories about unarmed black men gunned down by police. We have seen the way the level of hate in this world has escalated. This story brings the reader into the lives of those dir..."
"This is an excellent book. It portrays the feelings and experiences of an African American girl living in a city. Although some bad words are used, I feel that the plot line, themes, and messages that are taken from this book cancel out the words...."
Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her...