Summary: "By winning the state high school basketball championship in 1955, ten black teens from an Indianapolis school meant to be the centerpiece of racially segregated education in Indiana shattered the myth of their inferiority. Their brilliant coach had fashioned an unbeatable team from a group of boys born in the South and raised in poverty. Anchored by the astonishing Oscar Robertson, a future...
Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 796.323 HOO
Summary: A song in which an ant pleads with the kid who is tempted to squish it.
Publisher / Publication Date: Tricycle Press 1998
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC HOO
Summary: "Phillip Hoose presents the first in-depth account of an important yet largely unknown civil rights figure, skillfully weaving her dramatic story into the fabric of the historic Montgomery bus boycott and court case that would change the course of American history."
Publisher / Publication Date: Melanie Kroupa Books 2009
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB COLVIN HOO
Summary: Civilization rearranges nature for human convenience. Clothes and houses keep us warm; agriculture feeds us; medicine fights our diseases. It all works—most of the time. But key resources lie in the most hazardous places, so we choose to live on river flood plains, on the slopes of volcanoes, at the edge of the sea, above seismic faults. We pack ourselves into cities, Petri dishes for germs....
Publisher / Publication Date: Tilbury House Publishers 2019