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Starplace, the (1999) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Quiver, Oklahoma is a pretty town with an ugly secret.

It’s the early 1960s and Frannie has never given much thought to the color of her skin—until an African-American girl named Celeste moves to town. Celeste’s father breaks all of Quiver’s unofficial rules. He buys a house in the white part of town and sends Celeste to Frannie’s all-white school. At first Frannie treats Celeste just like everyone else—she ignores her. But when the two girls are chosen to be in a special vocal ensemble, they find themselves becoming friends. However, Frannie soon realizes that others in town are not so quick to accept the idea of racial integration. Will a dark secret that Frannie discovers about Quiver’s past threaten the future of her friendship with Celeste?

Original title: The Starplace
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionChildren & Young AdultSocial IssuesRace And PrejudiceSegregation

Edition #1: Starplace, the

Starplace, the (1999)
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Language: English

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Starplace, the (1999)

ISBN: 0698118685

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