The Hate U Give

Description

Winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2018 Winner of the Children's Book of the Year 2018 at the British Book Awards #1 New York Times bestseller Soon to be a major motion picture, starring Amandla Stenberg A Teen Vogue Best YA Book of the Year "Stunning."-John Green "A masterpiece."-The Huffington Post "An essential read for everyone."-Teen Vogue "Outstanding." -The Guardian 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.

Details

Author(s)
Angie Thomas
Format
Paperback | 464 pages
Dimensions
129 x 198 x 26mm | 309g
Publication date
15 Jun 2017
Publisher
Walker Books Ltd
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
ISBN10
1406372153
ISBN13
9781406372151
Bestsellers rank
58