Ninth Ward (Book) | Zinn Education Project: Teaching People's History

Ninth Ward

Book - Historical fiction. By Jewell Parker Rhodes. 2010. 224 pages. Historical fiction for grades 6-12 about the devastation when the levees broke in New Orleans and how people drew on their wits, community, and history to survive.
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Aani and the Tree Huggers

Aani and the Tree Huggers

Books - Historical fiction. By Jeannine Atkins. Illustrated by Venantius J. Pinto. 2000. 32 pages. Based on an event that took place in India in the 1970s, children and women in the village hug the trees to save them from being logged.
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Same Sun Here

Book - Fiction. By Silas House and Neela Vaswani. 2013. 304 pages. Two 12-year old pen pals find commonalities in issues of the environment, immigration, employment, and overall human rights.
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Warning from My Future Self (Book) | Zinn Education Project

Warning from My Future Self

Book – Fiction. By Jean Tepperman. Illustrated by Alfred Twu. 2017. 34 pages. A dystopian call-to-action story about the threat of climate change and the need for young people to act now.
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