222 pages ; 23 cm
Twenty miles from Oakland, California, where fires have led to racial tension, multi-racial fifteen-year-old Nina faces the bigotry of long-time friends, her parents' divorce, and her brother's misbehavior, while learning of her great-great grandmother Sarah's escape from slavery.
Includes bibliographical references.
Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 5.2 10.0 148197.
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