Give Me Some Truth

Give Me Some Truth

Book - 2018
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In 1980 life is hard on the Tuscarora Reservation in upstate New York, and most of the teenagers feel like they are going nowhere: Carson Mastick dreams of forming a rock band, and Maggi Bokoni longs to create her own conceptual artwork instead of the traditional beadwork that her family sells to tourists--but tensions are rising between the reservation and the surrounding communities, and somehow in the confusion of politics and growing up Carson and Maggi have to make a place for themselves.
Publisher: New York : Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2018
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9781338143546
Branch Call Number: YA GANSWORTH
Characteristics: 403 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm


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Would you rather try to make your mark as a musician or artist on a reservation in New York...

"Through alternating chapters featuring Carson, a senior who is trying to get a rock band started and Maggie, who has moved back to the Tuscarora reservation, readers will be riveted by this story of Native teens trying to find their place in a world where white people hurt and abuse them an... Read More »

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