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Teen Author Breakfast and Workshop with Lamar Giles

May 25, 2018

On Thursday, June 21st from 10:00am -12:30pm, teens ages 12-18 are invited to join author Lamar Giles for breakfast and a writing workshop at Six Points Innovation Center (6PIC). Giles is an Edgar Award nominated author and a founding member of the We Need Diverse Books organization. He writes short stories and novels for teens […]

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Social Justice Books for Teens

May 10, 2018

I recently read the book Dear Martin by Nic Stone and was captivated by its powerful portrayal of a young black teen’s experiences with racism and police brutality in the United States today.  Justyce McAllister is a good kid. He’s an honor student, on the debate team, and has a solid group of friends. He […]

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