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182 Results
Woodlawn
DVD
2015
4 available of 8 items

In 1973, a spiritual awakening captured the heart of nearly every player of the Woodlawn High School football team, including its coach Tandy Gerelds. Their dedication to love and unity in a school filled with racism and...

All American boys —Reynolds, Jason, author.
Book
2015
7 available of 7 items

When sixteen-year-old Rashad is mistakenly accused of stealing, classmate Quinn witnesses his brutal beating at the hands of a police officer who happens to be the older brother of his best friend. Told through Rashad an...

The Nickel boys : a novel —Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.
Book
2019
15 available of 39 items

In this bravura follow-up to the Pulitzer Prize, and National Book Award-winning The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead brilliantly dramatizes another strand of American history through the story of two boys sentence...

Small great things : a novel —Picoult, Jodi, 1966- author.
Book
2016
69 available of 80 items

"A young woman and her husband, admitted to hospital to have a baby, request that their nurse be reassigned--they are white supremacists and don't want Ruth, who is black, to touch their baby. The hospital complies, but ...

The guest book —Blake, Sarah, 1960- author.
Book
2019
13 available of 20 items

"A novel about past mistakes and betrayals that ripple throughout generations, The Guest Book examines not just a privileged American family, but a privileged America. It is a literary triumph. The Guest Book follows thr...

Frankly in love —Yoon, David, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 10 items

"High school senior Frank Li takes a risk to go after a girl his parents would never approve of, but his plans will leave him wondering if he ever really understood love-- or himself-- at all"-- Provided by publisher.

Small great things —Picoult, Jodi, 1966- author.
Large Print
2016
11 available of 18 items

"A young woman and her husband, admitted to hospital to have a baby, request that their nurse be reassigned--they are white supremacists and don't want Ruth, who is black, to touch their baby. The hospital complies, but ...

Small great things a novel —Picoult, Jodi, 1966- author.
Book On CD
2016
11 available of 14 items

"This stunning new novel is Jodi Picoult at her finest--complete with unflinching insights, richly layered characters, and a page-turning plot with a gripping moral dilemma at its heart. Ruth Jefferson is a labor and de...

Gone too long : a novel —Roy, Lori, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 5 items

"Two-time Edgar Award-winning author Lori Roy entangles readers in a heart-pounding tale of two women battling for survival against a century's worth of hate. On the day a black truck rattles past her house and a Klan fl...

Home —Morrison, Toni.
Book
2012
23 available of 25 items

"The story of a Korean war veteran on a quest to save his younger sister"-- Provided by publisher.

A mercy : [a novel] —Morrison, Toni.
Book
2008
20 available of 22 items

In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on Florens, a young slave girl, who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and t...

Guess who's coming to dinner
DVD
2008
4 available of 4 items

Crusading newspaper publisher Matt Drayton's liberal principles are put to the test when his daughter, Joey, announces her engagement to John Prentice, an internationally renowned African-American physician. While Matt's...

Monster's ball
DVD
2002
2 available of 6 items

Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the e...

White girl —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2004
81 available of 101 items

Until she was fourteen, Josie was pretty ordinary. Ther her Mom meets Martin, "a real ponytail Indian," and before long, Josie finds herself living on a reserve outside town, with a new stepfather, a new stepbrother, and...

Burning up : a novel —Cooney, Caroline B.
Book
1999
9 available of 10 items

When a girl she had met at an innercity church is murdered, fifteen-year-old Macey channels her grief into a school project that leads her to uncover prejudice she had not imagined in her grandparents and their wealthy C...

The music of what happens —Konigsberg, Bill, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 7 items

It is summer in Phoenix, and seventeen-year-old Maximo offers to help a Jordan, a fellow student in high school, with the food truck that belonged to Jordan's deceased father, and which may be the only thing standing bet...

Tyrel
DVD
2019
1 available of 2 items

Tyler joins his friend on a trip to the Catskills for a weekend birthday party with several people he doesn't know. As soon as they get there, it's clear that he's the only black guy, and it's going to be a weekend of he...

The Nickel boys a novel —Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.
Book On CD
2019
4 available of 4 items

In this bravura follow-up to the Pulitzer Prize, and National Book Award-winning The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead brilliantly dramatizes another strand of American history through the story of two boys sentence...

The hate u give —Thomas, Angie, author.
Book On CD
2017
1 available of 3 items

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 ...

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