Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-161), discography (p. 119-128) and index.
|Statement||[written, researched and annotated by] Stephen J. [Mc]Parland|
|Series||Surf "n" rock reference series|
|LC Classifications||ML421.W34 M37 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 174,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||174|
|LC Control Number||2009674575|
Brendan Kiely is the New York Times bestselling author of All American Boys (with Jason Reynolds), The Last True Love Story, and The Gospel of : Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books. Quinn feels pressure to live up to this reputation and be the perfect “All-American boy.” His mother, Ma, works hour night shifts at the Uline Warehouse. Their neighborhood, the West Side, is poor and said to be “on the decline,” but Quinn loves it. All American Boys. By Jason Reynolds, Brendan Kiely. Grades. Z+. Genre. Fiction A bag of chips. That's all year-old Rashad is looking for at the corner bodega. What he finds instead is a fist-happy cop, Paul Galluzzo, who mistakes Rashad for a shoplifter, mistakes Rashad's pleadings that he's stolen nothing for belligerence, mistakes. A Coretta Scott King Author Honor book, and recipient of the Walter Dean Myers Award for Outstanding Children s Literature. In this Coretta Scott King Honor Award winning novel, two teens one black, one white grapple with the repercussions of a single violent act that leaves their school, their community, and, ultimately, the country bitterly divided by racial tension.
All American Boys by Brendan Kiely and Jason Reynolds is a book about two teens—one black, one white—grappling with the repercussions of a single violent act that leaves their school, their community, and, ultimately, the country bitterly divided by racial tension. BRENDAN KIELY received his MFA from the City College of New York. He is the author, with Jason Reynolds, of the Coretta Scott King Author Honor book All American debut novel, The Gospel of Winter, has been published in ten languages, was selected as one of the American Library Association’s Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults , and was a Kirkus Reviews Author: Jason Reynolds And Brendan Kiely. Find books like All American Boys from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked All American Boys also liked: Dear Martin (D. All American Boys Paul told his side of the story to Quinn, which was a very different account than Rashad’s side of the Paul truly believe his side of the story to be true, or is Paul simply trying to cover himself so he doesn’t look like the bad guy?Pg
His many books include When I Was the Greatest, The Boy in the Black Suit, All American Boys (cowritten with Brendan Kiely), As Brave as You, For Every One, the Track series (Ghost, Patina, Sunny, 4/5(21). EDITORIAL REVIEW: *The All-American Boys* is a no-holds-barred candid memoir by a former Marine jet jockey and physicist who became NASA's second civilian astronaut. Walter Cunningham presents the astronauts in all their glory in this dramatically revised and updated edition that was considered an instant classic in its first edition over two decades by: All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely. Authors Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely put the issues of police bias, violence read more. Authors Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely put the issues of police bias, violence against Blacks, and white privilege front and center in this novel that alternates between the voices of high school students Rashad Butler and Quinn Collins. Exploring All American Boys through Writing In All American Boys, the complexities of the characters, their relationships, and the situations in which they find themselves provide students with an opportunity to dig deep in the text as they examine and answer one of the following prompts: Journal Response Throughout All American Boys, many characters exhibit acts of bravery. Consider the individual Book Edition: Reprint.