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Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story

Title

Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story

Publisher

Atheneum Books for Young Readers

Pages

197 pages

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9781442485068

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Family member death; Single parent; Legal guardianship; Bicultural; death of a father; single mother; grandparent raising grandchild; bicultural child

Annotation

The morning of September 11, 2001, was warm, clear and perfect. Until 8:46 a.m when a plane struck the World Trade Center. But that has not happened yet.`

Grade Level

3-5, 6-8

Family Formation

multiple

Main Character

boys and girls

Diversity Impact

indirect

LGBTQ+

none

Race/Ethnicities

Black / Jewish / Persian / White

Awards

Best of the Best Books, 2016; Cybils Awards, 2016, Nominee, Middle Grade Fiction

Keywords

9/11; World Trade Center; terrorism; friendship; family; fear; biking; hijab; firefighters

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story

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