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Latham, Jennifer

Summary: "When Rowan finds a skeleton on her family's property, investigating the brutal, century-old murder leads to painful discoveries about the past. Alternating chapters tell the story of William, another teen grappling with the racial firestorm leading up to the 1921 Tulsa race riot, providing some clues to the mystery"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC LAT

Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.

Summary: Documents the history and origin of the Ku Klux Klan from its beginning in Pulaski, Tennessee, and provides personal accounts, congressional documents, diaries, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 322.42 BAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 322.4 BAR

Patterson, James

Summary: Detective Alex Cross tells the story of an ancestor, Abraham Cross, and his experiences with lawyer Ben Corbett, recounting one man's pursuit of justice in the face of the resurgence of Ku Klux Klan racism and violence in 1906 Eudora, Mississippi.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC PAT

Bernhardt, William

Summary: Oklahoma lawyer Ben Kincaid, assigned to defend a black man accused of a ten-year-old murder, finds a link to a missing boy and a child molester.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

McCrumb, Sharyn

Summary: A story inspired by a true crime made famous by the Kingston Trio's folk song recording reimagines the events surrounding the murder of North Carolina mountain girl Laura Foster and the hanging of her lover, Tom Dula, in a meticulously researched accountthat reveals additional information that may prove Dula's innocence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction McCrumb 2011

Bernhardt, William

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Hemphill, Paul

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.121 HEM

Bernhardt, William

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Bernhardt, William

Summary: When the senior senator from his native Oklahoma is accused of murder, crusading attorney Ben Kincaid heads for Washington, D.C., to take the case, but an incriminating videotape forces him to reevaluate his loyalty to an old friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Rice, Condoleezza

Summary: This is the story of Condoleezza Rice-- her early years growing up in the hostile environment of Birmingham, Alabama; her rise in the ranks at Stanford University to become the university's second-in-command and an expert in Soviet and Eastern European Affairs; and finally, in 2000, her appointment as the first Black woman to serve as Secretary of State.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Archetype 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 RICE, CONDOLEEZZA RIC

Bernhardt, William

Summary: When a priest with radical ideas and a parish council with traditional values lock horns over the beliefs they hold most sacred, there's bound to be controversy and consequences, but murder crosses the line between commiting a sin and commiting a crime. In the middle of the explosive case is Tulsa attorney Ben Kincaid. Kincaid rescued Father Daniel Beale once before when the priest's renegade...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Bernhardt, William

Summary: Tulsa attorney Ben Kincaid trades his law practice for life as a jazz musician, only to wind up defending a nightclub owner and ex-convict accused of murdering legendary singer "Cajun Lily" Campbell.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Bernhardt, William

Summary: After impressively winning a trial, Ben Kincaid is approached by an employee of Apollo Consortium, a huge amalgamation in Oklahoma, with an offer of employment. Apollo's eagerness to have Ben on board leaves Ben feeling somewhat uneasy, and Christina McCall, his legal assistant, thinks the offer is too good to be true. However, as Ben is still struggling in private practice, and Christina is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Bernhardt, William

Summary: A legal thriller set in Tulsa Oklahoma. Ben Kincaid wants to be a lawyer because he wants to do the right thing. But he soon discovers that doing the right thing and representing his clients' interests can be mutually exclusive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Gale, Heather

Summary: A tale based on a true story follows Ho'onani, a child who was born female but doesn't conform to either gender, and who wants to lead the hula chant at school, a traditionally male role.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GAL

Summary: Contains interviews with some of the protesters. In May of 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. asked black people of Birmingham, Alabama to go to jail in the cause of racial equality. The adults were afraid to go to jail and so the school children marched and over 5000 of them were arrested. This lead to President Kennedy sponsoring the 1964 Civil Rights Act and the march on Washington. Portions of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Southern Poverty Law Center 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MIG

Kuloloio, Leināʻala.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kuleana Productions 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: J DVD Hula 2003

Lupica, Mike

Summary: Since his mother's death, Jayson, twelve, has focused on basketball and surviving but he is found out and placed with an affluent foster family of a different race, and must learn to accept many changes, including facing his former teammates in a championship game.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD LUP

Omotoso, Yewande

Summary: "Hortensia James and Marion Agostino are neighbors. One is black, the other white. Both are successful women with impressive careers. Both have recently been widowed, and are living with questions, disappointments, and secrets that have brought them shame. And each has something that the woman next door deeply desires. Sworn enemies, the two share a hedge and a deliberate hostility, which they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OMO

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC OMO

Contents: The Hukilau song -- My little grass shack in Kealakekua, Hawaii -- The cockeyed mayor of Kaunakakai -- Blue lei -- E Naughty Mai Nei -- Lovely hula hands -- A song of old Hawaii -- Hapa Heole hula girl -- (If you wanna) dance the hula -- Hawaiian hospitality -- Little brown gal -- Across the sea -- Keep your eyes on your hands -- Sweet someone -- Maui girl -- Island moon -- Pau Pilikia -- To...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Crescendo Records 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/OCEANIC HUK

Jones, Doug (G. Douglas)

Summary: "The story of the decades-long fight to bring justice to the victims of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing, culminating in Senator Doug Jones' prosecution of the last living bombers. On September 15, 1963, the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama was bombed. The blast killed four young girls and injured twenty-two others. The FBI suspected four particularly radical Ku Klux Klan...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: All Points Books 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323.1196 JON

Brothers Kanilau

Contents: Pupu weʻuweʻu e Laka e! -- He pule kuahu -- He mele komo -- E Pele, e Pele -- Aia la ʻo Pele i Hawaiʻi -- A Koʻolau ʻau ʻike i ka ua -- Aia i Waipiʻo pakaʻalana -- Hanohano e ka uka i Pihanakalani -- Kaulilua i ke ʻanu Waiʻaleʻale -- Maikaʻi Kauaʻi hemolele i ka malie -- Auʻa la e Kama e kona moku -- He mele no Haumea -- Mele ʻo Hana -- Liliʻu e noho nani mai -- ʻEia mai ʻau ʻo Makalapua -- He...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sounds True 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/OCEANIC MEL

Freedman, Russell

Summary: To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march for voting rights from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, Newbery Medalist Freedman presents a riveting account of this pivotal event in the history of civil rights.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J323.1196 FRE

Patrick, Denise Lewis

Summary: The A Girl Named series tells the stories of how ordinary American girls grew up to be extraordinary American women. Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in 1955, but how did she come to be so brave?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE PAL