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Brendan Buckley's Sixth-Grade Experiment

Title

Brendan Buckley's Sixth-Grade Experiment

Publisher

Delacorte Press

Pages

280 pages

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9780375989490

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; biracial child; interracial marriage

Annotation

As biracial Brendan Buckley enters middle school, he deals with issues with his African American father, a new girl at school, and his changing friendship with his best friend.

Grade Level

6-8

Family Formation

biracial

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Awards

Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 2014-2015; Master list Massachusetts

Keywords

interpersonal relations; fathers and sons; middle school

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Brendan Buckley's Sixth-Grade Experiment

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