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Chuck Farris and the Tower of Darkness

An Action Story about PlayStation2

by Lois H Gresh & Danny Gresh
edition: Paperback
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: literary criticism & collections, film

Written by an 11-year-old boy and his mom, this adventure is about Chuck Farris, a young video game aficionado who turns into a real-life superhero.


Wounded Knee

An Indian History of the American West

by Dee Brown, adapted by Amy Ehrlich
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: 19th century

Dee Brown's bestselling adult book,Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, opened the eyes of a generation to the Indian struggle to survive the white man's expansion. This young adult edition relates the profoundly disturbing story of the plunder of the great Indian nations.