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Call Me By My Name

Title

Call Me By My Name

Authors

John Ed Bradley

Publisher

Atheneum Books for Young Readers

Pages

265 pages

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781442497931

Genre

historical fiction

Topic

Racial Diversity; Interracial; Racism; interracial friendship; race discrimination

Annotation

Growing up in Louisiana in the late 1960s, where segregation and prejudice still thrive, two high school football players, one white, one black, become friends, but some changes are too difficult to accept.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Keywords

race relations; friendship; football stories

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Call Me By My Name

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