The Hate U Give

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Starr is a black girl that lives in a very poor neighbourhood. She sees her friend Khalil being shot and killed by the police. Despite the difficulties, she decides to testify to do justice.

Year of Release: 2017

Author(s): Angie Thomas


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ISBN: 9780062498533

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It deals with important themes, like racism.
This story is also told in the 2018 movie “The Hate U Give”