DIVerse Families
 
The Latte Rebellion

Title

The Latte Rebellion

Publisher

Flux

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780738722788

Pages

328 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When high school senior Asha Jamison is called a "towel head" at a pool party, she and her best friend Carey start a club to raise awareness of mixed-race students that soon sweeps the country, but the hubbub puts her Ivy League dreams, friendship, and beliefs to the test.

Grade Level

9-12

Lexile Measure

880L

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; racially mixed

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Florida Teens Read, 2013-2014
Nominee Florida

Keywords

clubs; racism

Diversity Impact

direct

The Latte Rebellion

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