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Attucks! Oscar Robertson and the Basketball Team that Awakened a CityThis is a comprehensive account of the people and the events involved in the first all-Black high school basketball team that confronted segregation in Indianapolis and won.
- Nonfiction, Biography, Sports & Recreation
- Notable Children's Books 2019
- ISBN: 9780374306120
The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill ClubHoose presents the true World War II story of eight Danish teens who became resistance fighters while most of the adults in their country reacted passively to the Nazi takeover. He and Knud Pedersen, the original organizer of their Churchill Club, extensively conversed in person and via email; Hoose weaves Pedersen's own words into an adventurous narrative about these young heroes.
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward JusticeHoose reveals the true story of an unsung hero of the Montgomery bus boycott in a work that seamlessly merges Colvin's own recollections with the narrative voice, providing a uniquely personal view of Colvin and the civil rights movement.