"The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas Book Discussion

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Name: "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas Book Discussion
Date: February 13, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM CST
Event Description:

Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, Thomas’ debut novel centers on 16-year-old Starr Carter, who for many years navigated living in two different worlds: the predominantly black community where her family lives and the predominantly white suburban high school that she attends. When one of her childhood best friends, who is unarmed, is killed by a police officer, Starr finds herself as the only witness and must decide if she will speak her truth and stand against police brutality, racial oppression and injustice.

The Galesburg Public Library will facilitate a discussion of the book. Limited copies available for checkout. Ask at the reference desk.

Free to the public.

Galesburg Public Library at 40 E Simmons St, Galesburg, IL 61401, USA
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Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 06:30 pm to 06:30 pm
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