Death Coming Up the Hill
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Douglas Ashe keeps a weekly record of historical and personal events in 1968, the year he turns seventeen, including the escalating war in Vietnam, assassinations, rampant racism, and rioting; his first girlfriend, his parents' separation, and a longed-for sister.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Separation; Divorce; Race discrimination; separated parents; custody; separate homes; co-parenting; racism
coming of age; dating; family problems; social change; Vietnam War
Crowe, Chris Crowe, "Death Coming Up the Hill" (2014). Diverse Families. 1174.