Killing Miss Kitty and Other Sins

Killing Miss Kitty and Other Sins

The time is 1950. The place is a small town in the Midwest. The girl is Claire, and she has a new black friend. But in an all-white town, how open can the girls be about their friendship?Now Claire faces being the “new girl” in school. A year later, she is confronting betrayal . . . and sin. Finally, she is fifteen and in love. But it is not a love that can be spoken of, least of all by Claire.In five interrelated stories, Claire grows into a young woman, learning about racism, sex, and love along the way. Most of all, she learns about truth.

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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780547076140

  • ISBN-10: 0547076142

  • Pages: 176

  • Price: $12.95

  • Publication Date: 11/10/2008

  • Carton Quantity: 48

  • Age(s): 12,13,14,15,16

  • Grade(s): 7-12

Marion Dane Bauer
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Marion Dane Bauer

Marion Dane Bauer has written more than one hundred children's books, including picture books, easy readers, early chapter books, and novels. She won a Newbery Honor for On My Honor, a middle grade coming-of-age story. She lives in Falcon Heights, Minnesota. www.mariondanebauer.com.
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Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780547076140

  • ISBN-10: 0547076142

  • Pages: 176

  • Price: $12.95

  • Publication Date: 11/10/2008

  • Carton Quantity: 48

  • Age(s): 12,13,14,15,16

  • Grade(s): 7-12

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