Witness

By: Hesse, Karen

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Leanora Sutter. Esther Hirsh. Merlin Van Tornhout. Johnny Reeves... These characters are among the unforgettable cast inhabiting a small Vermont town in 1924. A town that turns against its own when the Ku Klux Klan moves in. No one is safe, especially the two youngest, twelve-year-old Leanora, an African-American girl, and six-year-old Esther, who is Jewish.

Title: Witness

Author/Composer: Hesse, Karen

Categories: Teens,

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 2001-09-01

ISBN Number: 0439271991

ISBN Number 13: 9780439271998

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 001681

Description: Very Good Minus Condition: Unmarked. Solid binding. Cover shows 3/8 inch long bump at lower front edge, all other cover wear minor. Dustjacket shows minor edgewear. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Witness: A Novel by Karen Hesse. Summary: A series of poems express the views of various people in a small Vermont town, including a young black girl and a young Jewish girl, during the early 1920s when the Ku Klux Klan is trying to infiltrate the town. Accelerated Reader AR 5.0. New York: Scholastic Press (Scholastic, Inc.), 2001. 161 pages. 5.25 x 7.75 inches, 20 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Keywords: Juvenile Lierature, Kids, Children, Accelerated Readers, AR, Scholastic, Books, Poems, Poetry, Ku Klux Klan, Racism, Vermont,