Charlie and his widowed mom befriend a former Negro Leagues player who drifts into their Iowa town in 1952 and offers to coach Charlie's all-white baseball team, many townspeople (including Charlie's mom's boyfriend) violently disapprove.
A study of the over-frequent application of the death penalty and the demagoguery of terrorism to control public opinion and electoral politics, Promises Betrayed acutely provides readers with a timeless and timely exposure of the truths in situations such as the fabrication of drug charges against several people on the racist behalf of a police officer in Tulia, Texas; an eleven-year-old
girl's conviction of homicide despite any evidence supporting her confession as having been coerced, and so much more.
Norman Swann had the idea as he and his friends built a snow wall to shield them from snowball attacks.
actress Dakota Fanning has been given an iPod by Tom Cruise, and a Palomino horse by Kurt Russell.
On a misty morning in Barnardsville, Andy Bennett guides Allis, an eleven-year-old
draft horse, as she pulls a chain bearing two lengths of tulip poplar trunk toward a clearing.
95) presents the third in the 'Shredderman' series about a nerdy eleven-year-old
who is an online superhero at night, exposing villains on the Internet.
The first day of any school year is always difficult for eleven-year-old
Billie Louise Kramer, but as she approaches the first day of middle school, her anxiety level is off the charts
Elusive Quality (Gone West-Touch Of Greatness, by Hero's Honor), stands at Gainsborough Farm near Versailles, Kentucky, under the Darley banner.
Chloe Fugate is an eleven-year-old
artist from Birmingham, Alabama, who is full of hope, desire and talent.
When an eleven-year-old
girl of a Muslim family came to school in France wearing a small bandanna, the teachers, prompted by the recent ban on religious paraphernalia, shut the whole school.
Camille Hayes, a sixth-grade student at Head Royce School in Oakland, California, also read Esperanza Rising.
Ali and his friends are timid at first, afraid they will incur punishment if they admit to having frolicked amidst the tanks.
Billy Jo Attard is off to see the Bluebirds for the first time on Sunday after winning the latest pair of tickets in our fantastic play-off competition.
aspiring artist Skate Tate is going through a time of change .
He has also pleaded not guilty to seven other indecent assault charges on another eleven-year-old
, two teenagers, and a woman aged 20.