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 Dear Martin

Dear Martin

Synopsis

<b>#1 <i>NEW YORK TIMES</i> BESTSELLER &bull; WILLIAM C. MORRIS AWARD FINALIST &bull; ONE OF <i>TIME</i> MAGAZINE&rsquo;S 100 BEST YA BOOKS OF ALL TIME</b> <br>&#160; <br><b>After a traffic stop turns violent at the hands of the police, a young Black teen grapples with racism&mdash;and what it means for his future. Critically acclaimed author Nic Stone boldly tackles America&rsquo;s troubled history with race relations in her gripping debut novel.</b><br>&#160;<br><b>"Raw and gripping." &ndash;JASON REYNOLDS,</b> <b>#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling&#160;co-author of <i>Stamped: Racism, Anti-Racism, and You</i></b><br>&#160;<br>Justyce is a good kid, an honor student, and always there to help a friend&mdash;but none of that matters to the police officer who just put him in handcuffs without cause.<br>&#160;<br>When faced with <i>in</i>justice,&#160;Justyce looks to the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for answers. But do they hold up anymore? He starts a journal to Dr. King to find out.<br>&#160;<br>Then comes the day Justyce and a friend spark the fury of an off-duty cop. Words fly, shots are fired, and the boys get caught in the crosshairs. But in the media fallout, it's Justyce who is under attack.<br>&#160;<br><b>"</b>A must-read!&rdquo; &ndash;ANGIE THOMAS, #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>The Hate U Give</i><br> <br>"Powerful, wrenching.&rdquo; &ndash;JOHN GREEN, #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Turtles All the Way Down</i>

Book Details

Publisher

Random House Digital

Released

Oct 17, 2017

Language

english

ISBN

9781101939512

Age Level

Teen - Grade 10-12, Age 15-18

Attributes

Text to Speech Enabled
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