Angie Thomas - Author

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Angie Thomas was born, raised, and still lives in Jackson, Mississippi. A former teen rapper, she recently won a Walter Dean Myers Grant, awarded by the We Need Diverse Books campaign. The Hate U Give is her first novel.  Follow Angie Thomas on Instagram

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The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give

Author: Angie Thomas Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/08/2018

#1 New York Times bestseller Soon to be a major motion picture, starring Amandla Stenberg A masterpiece. -The Huffington Post A classic in the making that demands to be discussed. -The Times Outstanding. -The Guardian An essential read for everyone -Teen Vogue Stunning. -John Green Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs. The uneasy balance between them is shattered when Starr is the only witness to the fatal shooting of her unarmed best friend, Khalil, by a police officer. Now what Starr says could destroy her community. It could also get her killed. Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, the multi-award-winning The Hate U Give is a powerful and gripping novel about one girl's struggle for justice.

On the Come Up

On the Come Up

Author: Angie Thomas Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/06/2018

Hate U Give

Hate U Give

Author: Angie Thomas Format: eBook Release Date: 06/04/2017

A powerful and brave YA novel about what prejudice looks like in the 21st century."e;A stunning, brilliant, gut-wrenching novel that will be remembered as a classic of our time."e; John GreenNo. 1 New York Times bestseller.Sixteen-year-old Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs. The uneasy balance between them is shattered when Starr is the only witness to the fatal shooting of her unarmed best friend, Khalil, by a police officer. Now what Starr says could destroy her community. It could also get her killed. Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, this is a powerful and gripping YA novel about one girl's struggle for justice. Movie rights have been sold to Fox, with Amandla Stenberg (The Hunger Games) to star.

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