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6 edition of The starplace found in the catalog.

The starplace

by Vicki Grove

  • 264 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Putnam"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oklahoma
    • Subjects:
    • Segregation -- Fiction.,
    • Prejudices -- Fiction.,
    • African Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Oklahoma -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Thirteen-year-old Frannie learns hard lessons about prejudice and segregation when she becomes friends with a young black girl who moves into her small Oklahoma town in 1961.

      Edition Notes

      StatementVicki Grove.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.G9275 St 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination214 p. ;
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL378802M
      ISBN 100399232079
      LC Control Number98040894
      OCLC/WorldCa39930624

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        The starplace. New York: Putnam's Sons.) Summary: Frannie accepted her town as it was until Celeste, an African-American, moves with her family to the white part of town and Celeste attends the all white school. Frannie resists being friends with Frannie but a shared hideout and membership in a special choirs brings them together and reveals. Vicki Grove is the acclaimed author of such books as STARPLACE, REACHING DUSTIN and DESTINY.


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It is about thirteen-year-old Frannie Driscoll, who lives in Quiver, Oklahoma, in When a black girl named Celeste Chisholm comes to Frannie's school, everyone is shocked.

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By Vicki Grove. Grades. Genre. Fiction It's the early s and Frannie has never given much thought to the color of her skin — until an African-American girl named Celeste moves to town.

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A quirky cast and some heavy issues never quite mesh in this ineffective tale about a teenager who discovers some ugly truths about her small town in Despite having lived in Quiver, Oklahoma, her entire life, Frannie Driscoll doesn't know that her town is segregated until Raymond Chisholm and his daughter, Celeste, arrive for a brief stay.

Disturbed by the way Author: Vicki Grove. In the story of Starplace, is about a town that has a huge history of racism. A girl named Celeste moves to a house that is near the border of the blacks and whites segregation line.

Because Celeste's house is at the border line she has to go to an all white school. Star Place, Rome, Italy. likes. STARPLACE è un portale commerciale di ultima generazione dedicato alle attività commerciali, alle imprese ed ai professionisti e offre inoltre sconti e Followers: Vicki Grove, Author, Kam Mak, Illustrator Putnam Publishing Group $ (p) ISBN.

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In addition to her novels, Grove has published articles and short stories in such magazines as Virtue, Reader’s Digest, Twilight More about Vicki Grove.The starplace by Grove, Vicki. Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS.

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