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The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give

A powerful and brave YA novel about what prejudice looks like in the 21st century.

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ISBN 9781406375114
Barcode 9781406375114
Published 6 April 2017 by Walker Books
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Thomas, Angie
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781406375114
ISBN-10 140637511X
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Walker Books
Imprint Walker Books
Publication Date 6 April 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Thomas, Angie
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Crime & Mystery Fiction
Number of Pages 464
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 737166

Description of this Electronic Book

Winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2018 Winner of the Children's Book of the Year 2018 at the British Book Awards #1 New York Times bestseller Now a major motion picture, starring Amandla StenbergA Teen Vogue Best YA Book of the Year "Stunning."-John Green "A masterpiece."-The Huffington Post "An essential read for everyone."-Teen Vogue "Outstanding." -The GuardianSixteen-year-old Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs. The uneasy balance between them is shattered when Starr is the only witness to the fatal shooting of her unarmed best friend, Khalil, by a police officer. Now what Starr says could destroy her community. It could also get her killed.Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, this is a powerful and gripping YA novel about one girl's struggle for justice.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Topical, painful and important.

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Author's Bio

Angie Thomas was born, raised, and still lives in Jackson, Mississippi. A former teen rapper, she recently won a Walter Dean Myers Grant, awarded by the We Need Diverse Books campaign. The Hate U Give is her first novel. Her second novel, On the Come Up, is about sixteen-year-old rapper Bri. You can find Angie on Twitter@acthomaswrites or visit her website, acthomaswrites.com.

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