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Dreamland burning / Jennifer Latham.

By: Latham, Jennifer [author.].
Contributor(s): Slattery, Luke [narrator.] | Threadgill, Pyeng [narrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelSoundPublisher: [New York] : Hachette Book Group, [2018]Edition: Unabridged.Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (8 hr., 19 min., 13 sec.)) : digital.Content type: spoken word Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781549170751; 1549170759.Subject(s): Murder -- Fiction | African Americans -- Fiction | Race relations -- Fiction | Riots -- Fiction | Tulsa (Okla.) -- Race relations -- Fiction | Riots -- Oklahoma -- Tulsa -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction | Mystery and detective stories | Murder -- Fiction | African Americans -- Fiction | Race relations -- Fiction | Riots -- Fiction | Tulsa (Okla.) -- Race relations -- Fiction | Young adult fiction | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Mysteries & Detective Stories | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Prejudice & Racism | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Historical / United States / 20th Century | African Americans | Murder | Race relations | Riots | Young adult fiction | Oklahoma -- TulsaGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction. | Mystery fiction. | Detective and mystery fiction. | Fiction. | History. | Audiobooks. | Downloadable audio books.Additional physical formats: Source record:: Dreamland burning.DDC classification: [Fic] Online resources: Click here to access MontanaLibrary2Go title or place hold | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title Read by Luke Slattery and Pyeng Threadgill.Summary: Some bodies won't stay buried.Some stories need to be told. When seventeen-year-old Rowan Chase finds a skeleton on her family's property, she has no idea that investigating the brutal century-old murder will lead to a summer of painful discoveries about the past... and the present.Nearly one hundred years earlier, a misguided violent encounter propels seventeen-year-old Will Tillman into a racial firestorm. In a country rife with violence against blacks and a hometown segregated by Jim Crow, Will must make hard choices on a painful journey towards self discovery and face his inner demons in order to do what's right the night Tulsa burns.Through intricately interwoven alternating perspectives, Jennifer Latham's lightning-paced page-turner brings the Tulsa race riot of 1921 to blazing life and raises important questions about the complex state of US race relations - both yesterday and today.
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Some bodies won't stay buried.Some stories need to be told. When seventeen-year-old Rowan Chase finds a skeleton on her family's property, she has no idea that investigating the brutal century-old murder will lead to a summer of painful discoveries about the past... and the present.Nearly one hundred years earlier, a misguided violent encounter propels seventeen-year-old Will Tillman into a racial firestorm. In a country rife with violence against blacks and a hometown segregated by Jim Crow, Will must make hard choices on a painful journey towards self discovery and face his inner demons in order to do what's right the night Tulsa burns.Through intricately interwoven alternating perspectives, Jennifer Latham's lightning-paced page-turner brings the Tulsa race riot of 1921 to blazing life and raises important questions about the complex state of US race relations - both yesterday and today.

Read by Luke Slattery and Pyeng Threadgill.

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