Shannon Bolithoe : A Writing Life

New Crop of Young Adult Novels Explores Race and Police Brutality

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Angie Thomas started writing her young-adult novel, “The Hate U Give,” in reaction to a fatal shooting that took place some 2,000 miles away. But to her it felt deeply personal. Ms. Thomas was a college student in Jackson, Miss.

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